Research Engineer in Houston, Texas Salary

A Research Engineer in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $96,210 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Simulation, Engineering Design, and Data Analysis.

$63,023 - $160,746
$63K
$85K
$160K
MEDIAN: $85,000
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Salary $63,023 - $160,746
Bonus $11,000
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$63,023 - $179,119
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 25

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%

Research Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Research Engineer

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
4%

Experience Affects Research Engineer Salaries

Experienced
▲44%

Mid-Career
▲29%

▲15%

National Average
$85,000

Skills That Affect Research Engineer Salaries

Simulation
▲33%

Engineering Design
▲29%

Data Analysis
▲29%

Test Engineering
▲14%

Research Analysis
▲10%

National Average
$85,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
47 %
Male
53 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
no benefits
None: 30%