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  • Updated: 14 Sep 2019
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About Houston Salaries

Employees in Houston, Texas make an average salary of $59,752. Trends in wages are rising with a 0.3 percent increase over last quarter as of Q2 2019. The cost of living in Houston is 1.9 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 $71,281 and $81,129 annually. Some popular Houston industries include Oil and Gas Field Services, Oil and Gas Exploration, and Health Care. The most popular employers in Houston are Schlumberger, ExxonMobil Corporation, and M. D. Anderson Cancer Center.

Popular Houston Employers


Average Salary: $88,785

ExxonMobil Corporation

Average Salary: $105,710

M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Average Salary: $62,673

National Oilwell Varco

Average Salary: $73,230

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