Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Field Service Engineers in Houston, Texas — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. Salaries for inexperienced workers average out to $67K, and those with five to 10 years' experience earn a higher median of $62K. Field Service Engineers in Houston see a median salary of $73K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't that much higher than less experienced individuals' earnings; the veterans make just $76K on average.