Average Salary in Houston, Texas

Houston, Texas Most Popular Skills


Microsoft Excel5,485

Microsoft Office5,035

Customer Service4,534

Project Management4,174

Microsoft Word2,613

Operations Management2,147

Data Analysis2,083

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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.

Popular Houston Employers


Average Salary: $86,647

National Oilwell Varco

Average Salary: $70,283

M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Average Salary: $62,641

ExxonMobil Corporation

Average Salary: $104,617

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