The average salary for a Mid-Career Reliability Engineer in Houston, Texas is $114,319.
Is Reliability Engineer your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
$82k - $139k
$4k - $20k
$0 - $2k
$87k - $145k
Your Market Worth Over Time
How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.
Job Description for Reliability Engineer
A reliability engineer is in charge of the overall support of mechanical systems. They work closely with operations and maintenance personnel to troubleshoot mechanical problems. Reliability engineers must be able to ensure that site policies, procedures, standards, and specifications are met. They write or approve project scopes, mark and approve drawings, and establish and maintain installation details and standards. Reliability engineers help develop and implement long-range plans for mecha…Read more
Reliability Engineer Tasks
- Initiate, prioritize, and implement plans to improve safety, cost, capacity, and quality of manufacturing.
- Design and track maintenance, quality, and root cause metrics and analyses.
- Evaluate and select materials, equipment, techniques, and installation protocols.
- Analyze technical data and collaborate with workers to identify improvements and create standard products.
Reliability Engineer Job Listings
Search for more jobs
Popular Skills for Reliability Engineer
Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel, Data Analysis, Project Management and Reliability Centred Maintenance (RCM).
Pay by Experience Level for Reliability Engineer
An early career Reliability Engineer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $91,959 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Reliability Engineer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $129,384 based on 24 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $133,103.
Pay Difference by Location
Learn more about cost of living by city.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Memphis, Tennessee (23.3% less), Chicago, Illinois (17.3% less) and Portland, Oregon (16.3% less).
Years of Experience
This data is based on 56 survey responses.
Related Job Salaries
$53k - $98k
$28k - $55k
$48k - $111k
$51k - $97k
$57k - $110k
$42k - $84k
$50k - $98k
$33k - $68k
$60k - $125k
$53k - $90k