Structural Engineer in Houston, Texas Salary

A Structural Engineer in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $78,309 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Autocad 2000i and Microstation. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$57,996 - $114,895
(Median)
$58K
$78K
$110K
MEDIAN: $78,309
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90%

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$23.43 - $85.79
(Median)
$23
$41
$86
MEDIAN: $41.00
10%
50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$57,996 - $114,895  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,838  
Profit Sharing
$1,007 - $7,946  
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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$59,178 - $122,408  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 225
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$29$58$87
Hourly Rate
$23.43 - $85.79  
   
Overtime
$27.28 - $59.43  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,838  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,007 - $7,946  
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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$59,178 - $122,408  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 41
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Experience Affects Structural Engineer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 70%



National Average
$81,000


Skills That Affect Structural Engineer Salaries

Autocad 2000i
up arrow 20%

Microstation
up arrow 16%

Project Management
up arrow 8%

STAAD
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 2%

Mathcad
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
0%

Microsoft Office
0%

Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
0%

National Average
$81,000

Engineering Design
up arrow 1%

AutoCAD
up arrow 2%

ANSYS
up arrow 2%

Matlab
up arrow 4%

up arrow 6%

Autodesk Revit Structure
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 48 votes.

Gender

Female
17 %
Male
83 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
medical benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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