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Senior Mechanical Engineer Salary in Houston, Texas

The average salary for a Senior Mechanical Engineer in Houston, Texas is $99,730 per year.

$77,496 - $139,021
(Median)
$77K
$100K
$140K
MEDIAN: $99,730
10%
50%
90%

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$35.89 - $92.74
(Median)
$36
$73
$93
MEDIAN: $72.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$77,496 - $139,021  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,391  
Profit Sharing
$1,111 - $10,174  
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).
)
$79,217 - $158,917  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 293
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$35.89 - $92.74  
   
Overtime
$15.32 - $97.87  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,391  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,111 - $10,174  
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).
)
$79,217 - $158,917  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Mechanical Engineer in Houston, Texas

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

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Experience Affects Senior Mechanical Engineer in Houston, Texas Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 28%


National Average
$108,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Senior Mechanical Engineer in Houston, Texas Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 3%

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 2%

Technical Analysis
0%

ANSYS
0%

National Average
$108,000

Product Development
up arrow 1%

Engineering Design
up arrow 2%

Design
up arrow 2%

Matlab
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 5%

Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 7%

AutoCAD
up arrow 8%

Simulation
up arrow 10%

SolidWorks
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 56 votes.

Gender

Female
3 %
Male
97 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 96% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 71% employee benefits None: 3%
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