Average Salary in Houston, Texas

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Houston, Texas Median Hourly Rate by Job

MinMax

$32.70
$25$42

$11.89
$9$16

$16.05
$11$23

Medical Assistant
634 profiles
$14.77
$10$19

$22.33
$18$26

Cashier
463 profiles
$8.83
$7$12

$14.32
$9$20

  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 46,998
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About Houston Salaries

Employees in Houston, Texas make an average salary of $59,329. Trends in wages are falling with a 0.4 percent decrease over last quarter as of Q1 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 $70,158 and $81,185 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

Schlumberger

Average Salary: $87,560

ExxonMobil Corporation

Average Salary: $107,468

M. D. Anderson Cancer Center

Average Salary: $63,527

National Oilwell Varco

Average Salary: $71,522

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