Senior Mechanical Engineer Salary in Houston, Texas (United States)

The average salary for a Senior Mechanical Engineer in Houston, Texas is $98,187 per year.
Senior Mechanical Engineer in Houston, Texas Salary (?
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$76,226 - $136,913
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $98,187
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Senior Mechanical Engineer in Houston, Texas Salary (?
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$37.27 - $99.33
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $67.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$76,226 - $136,913  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,978  
Profit Sharing
$986 - $7,960  
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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$78,581 - $155,800  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 309
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$34$68$102
Hourly Rate
$37.27 - $99.33  
   
Overtime
$1.80 - $96.96  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,978  
   
Profit Sharing
$986 - $7,960  
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).
)
$78,581 - $155,800  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 20
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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.

Experience Affects Senior Mechanical Engineer in Houston, Texas Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%
National Average
$105,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 13%

Skills That Affect Senior Mechanical Engineer in Houston, Texas Salaries

ANSYS
up arrow 4%
Pro/Engineer
up arrow 4%
Matlab
up arrow 4%
Design
up arrow 3%
Project Management
up arrow 2%
Technical Analysis
up arrow 2%
Engineering Design
0%
Product Development
0%
National Average
$105,000
Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%
Simulation
up arrow 4%
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
up arrow 6%
AutoCAD
up arrow 7%
SolidWorks
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
2%
female alumni
 
Male
98%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 4%
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