The average pay for a Senior Project Engineer in Houston, Texas is $102,359 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Pro/Engineer, AutoCAD, Product Development, Systems Engineering, and Engineering Design.

$68,400 - $147,104
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MEDIAN: $102,359
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$56.00 - $81.25
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Salary
$68,400 - $147,104  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $39,641  
Profit Sharing
$10,000  
Total Pay (?
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$70,036 - $175,974  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 52
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Hourly Rate
$65.00  
   
Overtime
$89.90  
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $39,641  
   
Profit Sharing
$10,000  
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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$70,036 - $175,974  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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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 Senior Project Engineer

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
036
1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
25%
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Experience Affects Senior Project Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 26%

National Average
$112,000



Skills That Affect Senior Project Engineer Salaries

Pro/Engineer
up arrow 28%

AutoCAD
up arrow 27%

Product Development
up arrow 24%

Systems Engineering
up arrow 24%


Construction Estimating
up arrow 16%


Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

National Average
$112,000

Chemical Process Engineering
up arrow 2%

Technical Analysis
up arrow 12%

Scheduling
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 17%

Quality Assurance / Quality Control
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
6 %
Male
94 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
7%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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