Chief Engineer in Houston, Texas Salary

The average pay for a Chief Engineer in Houston, Texas is $82,469 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Engineering Design, Project Management, Operations Management, People Management, and Facility Maintenance & Coordination.

$39,453 - $192,437
$39K
$110K
$190K
MEDIAN: $107,000
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$0$193K
Salary $39,453 - $192,437
Bonus $5,000
Profit Sharing $3,500
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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$35,000 - $193,576
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

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%

Chief Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Chief Engineer

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
53%

Experience Affects Chief Engineer Salaries

▲4%

National Average
$94,000

Late-Career
▼10%

Entry-Level
▼38%

Skills That Affect Chief Engineer Salaries

Engineering Design
▲59%

Project Management
▲28%

Operations Management
▲22%

People Management
▲4%

Facility Maintenance & Coordination
▲2%

National Average
$94,000

Electronic Troubleshooting
▼19%

Maintenance
▼26%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
8 %
Male
92 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
53%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 20%