The average salary for an Entry-Level Project Engineer in Houston, Texas is $68,003 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Project and Energy / Utilities.

$52,268 - $90,098
$52K
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MEDIAN: $68,003
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$24.00 - $33.48
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MEDIAN: $26.45
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$52,268 - $90,098  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,039  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,306  
Commission
$6,000  
Total Pay (?
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$52,254 - $95,211  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 211
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$26.45  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.43  
Overtime
$0.30 - $63.02  
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,039  
   
Commission
$6,000  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,306  
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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$52,254 - $95,211  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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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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Key Stats for Project Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
077
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
16%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Project Engineer Salaries

Project
up arrow 27%

Energy / Utilities
up arrow 12%

Engineering Design
up arrow 7%

SolidWorks
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 3%

AutoCAD
0%

National Average
$69,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

autodesk autocad
up arrow 6%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Project
up arrow 7%

AutoDesk
up arrow 8%

Construction Estimating
up arrow 11%

Matlab
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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