An average Project Manager in Houston can expect to take home roughly $72K annually. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Men make up the majority of Project Managers in Houston (61 percent) survey respondents. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$45,818 - $120,451
(Median)
$46K
$72K
$120K
MEDIAN: $72,131
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$15.67 - $80.54
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$16
$33
$81
MEDIAN: $33.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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Salary
$45,818 - $120,451  
   
Bonus
$750 - $21,600  
Profit Sharing
$2,870  
Commission
$5,750  
Total Pay (?
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$40,795 - $139,609  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 145
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$15.67 - $80.54  
   
Overtime
$30.25  
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$750 - $21,600  
   
Commission
$5,750  
Profit Sharing
$2,870  
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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$40,795 - $139,609  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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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 Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Experience is an important factor influencing the compensation of Project Managers in Houston, Texas. Salaries for the relatively untried average out to around $58K, but survey participants with five to 10 years of experience earn a significantly higher median of $81K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $99K in this role. Houston Project Managers who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $114K on average.

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Experience Affects Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 55%



National Average
$73,000


Skills That Affect Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General) Salaries

Strategic Project Management
up arrow 9%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 9%






Process Improvement
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
0%

National Average
$73,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%

Client Interaction
up arrow 6%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 8%


Data Analysis
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
medical benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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