Structural Engineer in Houston, Texas Salary

A Structural Engineer in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $71,894 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Autocad 2000i, Microsoft Office, Mathcad, ANSYS Simulation Software, and Microsoft Word. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$52,329 - $103,232
$52K
$68K
$100K
MEDIAN: $68,335
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$18.39 - $52.36
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$52
MEDIAN: $36.97
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$0$105K
Salary $52,329 - $103,232
Bonus $0.00 - $6,302
Profit Sharing $484.79 - $12,365
Total Pay (?
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$50,816 - $105,463
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 121
Hourly Data $0$52
Hourly Rate $18.39 - $52.36
Overtime $20.61 - $47.46
Annual Data $0$105K
Bonus $0.00 - $6,302
Profit Sharing $484.79 - $12,365
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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$50,816 - $105,463
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

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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
4.0%

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Pay by Experience Level for Structural Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Structural Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Structural Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 86 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Structural Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $87,000 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Structural Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $93,000 based on 19 salaries. A Structural Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $111,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Structural Engineer

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Structural Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
▲55%

▲29%

▲21%

National Average
$72,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Structural Engineer Salaries

Autocad 2000i
▲35%


▲19%

ANSYS Simulation Software
▲18%


▲10%

▲10%

AutoDesk
▲10%

▲9%



Autodesk Software
▲3%

▲2%


National Average
$72,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 6%
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