The average salary for a Mid-Career Mechanical Engineer in Houston, Texas is $82,486 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$67,107 - $111,364
(Median)
$67K
$82K
$110K
MEDIAN: $82,485
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$35.25 - $68.00
(Median)
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$49
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MEDIAN: $48.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$67,107 - $111,364  
   
Bonus
$974 - $14,403  
Profit Sharing
$2,048  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$67,732 - $120,181  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 144
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$48.80  
   
Overtime
$34.43 - $60.10  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$974 - $14,403  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,048  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$67,732 - $120,181  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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Skills That Affect Mechanical Engineer Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 7%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
up arrow 6%

ANSYS Simulation Software
up arrow 4%

ANSYS
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$86,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 2%

Engineering Design
up arrow 3%

SolidWorks
up arrow 4%

Matlab
up arrow 4%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 6%

AutoCAD
up arrow 7%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 10%

AutoDesk
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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