Average Salary in Houston, Texas

Houston, Texas Median Hourly Rate by Job


Registered Nurse (RN)
730 profiles

Administrative Assistant
329 profiles

Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
262 profiles

Medical Assistant
242 profiles

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)
200 profiles

187 profiles

Customer Service Representative (CSR)
185 profiles

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  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
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About Houston Salaries

Employees in Houston, Texas make an average salary of $59,434. Trends in wages are rising with a 0.5 percent increase over last quarter as of Q2 2017. The cost of living in Houston is 1.7 percent lower than the national average. The most popular occupations in Houston are Operations Manager, Mechanical Engineer, and Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General) which pay between $70,068 and $80,621 annually. Some popular Houston industries include Oil and Gas Field Services, Oil and Gas Exploration, and Manufacturing. The most popular employers in Houston are Schlumberger, National Oilwell Varco, and M. D. Anderson Cancer Center.

Popular Houston Employers


Average Salary: $86,572

National Oilwell Varco

Average Salary: $69,886

M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Average Salary: $61,771

ExxonMobil Corporation

Average Salary: $103,700

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