Average Salary in Houston, Texas

Houston, Texas Median Profit Sharing by Job


Mechanical Engineer
34 profiles

Operations Manager
33 profiles

Project Engineer
29 profiles

Project Manager, (Unspecified Type / General)
27 profiles

Petroleum Engineer
24 profiles

Vice President (VP), Operations
20 profiles

General / Operations Manager
18 profiles

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  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
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About Houston Salaries

Employees in Houston, Texas make an average salary of $59,445. 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 $70,258 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: $86,292

National Oilwell Varco

Average Salary: $69,827

M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Average Salary: $61,999

ExxonMobil Corporation

Average Salary: $104,275

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