Field Engineer in Houston, Texas Salary

The average salary for a Field Engineer in Houston, Texas is $69,840 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management and Microsoft Excel. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$47,748 - $99,682
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MEDIAN: $69,120
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$15.40 - $35.59
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Salary
$47,748 - $99,682  
   
Bonus
$50.00 - $35,000  
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
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$46,812 - $102,541  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 70
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$15.40 - $35.59  
   
Overtime
$24.51 - $73.41  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$50.00 - $35,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
Total Pay (?
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$46,812 - $102,541  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
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Pay by Experience Level for Field Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Field Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Field Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 59 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Field Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Field Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $78,000 based on 12 salaries. A Field Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 5 salaries.

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Key Stats for Field Engineer

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Field Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

Experienced
▲12%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
$70,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Field Engineer Salaries


Microsoft Excel
▲13%

Engineering Design
▲9%

Land Surveying
▲7%

Electronic Troubleshooting
▲6%

Troubleshooting
▲5%

Systems Troubleshooting
▲5%

Test Engineering
▲2%

Construction Site Inspection
▲1%

National Average
$70,000

Microsoft Office
▼1%

Scheduling
▼2%

Construction Estimating
▼4%

Computer Hardware Technician
▼6%

AutoCAD
▼9%

autodesk autocad
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
4 %
Male
96 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
57%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 11%
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