Average Early-Career Manufacturing Engineer Salary in Houston, Texas

$70,338
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,924
Bonus
$7,861
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The average salary for an Early-Career Manufacturing Engineer in Houston, Texas is $70,338.
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$59k
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$70k
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$85k
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Salary
$59k - $85k
Bonus
$485 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $14k
Total Pay
$59k - $92k

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Job Description for Manufacturing Engineer

Manufacturing Engineer Tasks
  • Design arrangement of machines within plant facilities to ensure most efficient and productive layout.
  • Train lower-level Manufacturing Engineers.
  • Adapt machine or equipment design to factory and production conditions.
  • Identify, organize, and lead teams to resolve production and product issues.
  • Identify and implement cost savings and safety initiatives.

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Popular Skills for Manufacturing Engineer

Skills in Manufacturing Process Engineering, Project Management and Engineering Design are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Lean Manufacturing and Process Improvement.

Pay by Experience Level for Manufacturing Engineer

An entry-level Manufacturing Engineer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $67,406 based on 12 salaries. A mid-career Manufacturing Engineer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,393 based on 50 salaries. An experienced Manufacturing Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,054 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $88,533.
Employees with Manufacturing Engineer in their job title in Irvine, California earn an average of 4.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (3.3% more) and Los Angeles, California (1.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cincinnati, Ohio (8.7% less), Boston, Massachusetts (5.4% less) and Chicago, Illinois (2.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 91 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.2%
Mid Career
54.9%
Experienced
17.6%
Late Career
14.3%