Average Salary in Houston, Texas
About Houston Salaries
Employees in Houston, Texas make an average salary of $59,501. 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 $69,770 and $81,044 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.