Sales Engineer in Houston, Texas Salary

For Houston Sales Engineers, yearly average wages total $79K annually. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a large number. For the most part, people in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Most Sales Engineers in Houston survey respondents are men (78 percent). The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$54,248 - $115,700
$54K
$79K
$120K
MEDIAN: $79,336
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$0$129K
Salary $54,248 - $115,700
Bonus $986 - $24,832
Commission $0.00 - $46,000
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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$58,266 - $129,703
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 67

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%

Sales Engineer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Sales Engineer

Pay by Experience for a Sales Engineer has a positive trend. An entry-level Sales Engineer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 38 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Sales Engineer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Sales Engineer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 14 salaries. A Sales Engineer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 11 salaries.

Key Stats for Sales Engineer

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
14%

Experience Affects Sales Engineer Salaries

▲19%

Late-Career
▲17%

▲6%

National Average
$85,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Sales Engineer Salaries

Microsoft Word
▲7%

Project Management
▲1%

National Average
$85,000


Technical Sales
▼5%

Presentations
▼7%

Engineering Design
▼10%


Microsoft Office
▼11%

AutoCAD
▼11%

Microsoft Excel
▼17%

Sales
▼17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
21 %
Male
79 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 98%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 82%
no benefits
None: 2%