A Structural Engineer in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $77,127 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. A skill in ANSYS is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Structural Engineer in Houston, Texas Total Pay (?
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$56,692 - $108,692
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MEDIAN: $77,127
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Structural Engineer in Houston, Texas Total Pay (?
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$24.43 - $76.93
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MEDIAN: $36.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$56,692 - $108,692  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,266  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $7,757  
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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$57,023 - $117,548  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 255
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$24.43 - $76.93  
   
Overtime
$28.62 - $61.28  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,266  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $7,757  
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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$57,023 - $117,548  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 255
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Pay by Experience Level for Structural Engineer in Houston, Texas
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Structural Engineer in Houston, Texas Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 75%
National Average
$79,000

Skills That Affect Structural Engineer in Houston, Texas Salaries

ANSYS
up arrow 11%
Project Management
up arrow 10%
Mathcad
up arrow 7%
up arrow 5%
Autocad 2000i
up arrow 4%
Engineering Design
up arrow 2%
Matlab
up arrow 2%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Excel
0%
National Average
$79,000
Microstation
up arrow 2%
AutoCAD
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%
Autodesk Revit Structure
up arrow 5%
SAP2000
up arrow 5%
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Gender
Female
14%
female alumni
 
Male
86%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
4%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 8%
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