How much does a Electrical Engineer make in Houston, TX?

Updated Sep 11, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$93,836 /yr
Average Base Pay

607 salaries

$67K

Low

$94K

Average

$132K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$5,909Range$1,043 - $33,473
The average salary for Electrical Engineer is $93,836 per year in Houston, TX Area. Salaries estimates are based on 607 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Electrical Engineer employees in Houston, TX Area.

Seniority Levels

L2
Electrical Engineer$93,836 /yr
L3
Senior Electrical Engineer$130,188 /yr
Career Path

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$87,604

per year

Electrical Design Engineer

$90,774

per year

Fresher Electrical Engineer

$93,172

per year

Entry Electrical Engineer

$93,172

per year

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Schlumberger
3.8

Schlumberger

Electrical Engineer

$97,656

 /yr
Range: $60K - $125K
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$60K

$125K

$60,292 - $124,983 Range

Bechtel
4.1

Bechtel

Electrical Engineer

$96,796

 /yr
Range: $80K - $135K

$80K

$135K

$79,671 - $135,352 Range

National Oilwell Varco
3.5

National Oilwell Varco

Electrical Engineer

$87,286

 /yr
Range: $67K - $250K

$67K

$250K

$66,590 - $250,000 Range

Powell Industries
3.9

Powell Industries

Electrical Engineer

$72,846

 /yr
Range: $69K - $88K

$69K

$88K

$69,432 - $87,669 Range

ExxonMobil
3.2

ExxonMobil

Electrical Engineer

$125,566

 /yr
Range: $106K - $216K

$106K

$216K

$105,635 - $215,711 Range

Total Technical Services
2.7

Total Technical Services

Electrical Engineer

$80,473

 /yr
Range: $80K - $95K

$80K

$95K

$79,681 - $94,610 Range

Chevron Phillips Chemical
3.8

Chevron Phillips Chemical

Electrical Engineer

$123,934

 /yr
Range: $92K - $137K

$92K

$137K

$92,448 - $136,941 Range

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Burns & McDonnell
4

Burns & McDonnell

Electrical Engineer

$91,782

 /yr
Range: $74K - $109K

$74K

$109K

$73,590 - $108,980 Range

Trc Advanced Technologies

Electrical Engineer

$78,960

 /yr
Range: $78K - $82K

$78K

$82K

$78,175 - $82,058 Range

Dow
4

Dow

Electrical Engineer

$96,086

 /yr
Range: $81K - $158K

$81K

$158K

$80,565 - $157,971 Range

Amec Foster Wheeler
3.4

Amec Foster Wheeler

Electrical Engineer

$83,587

 /yr
Range: $73K - $144K

$73K

$144K

$73,352 - $144,164 Range

Jacobs
3.8

Jacobs

Electrical Engineer

$76,067

 /yr
Range: $60K - $84K

$60K

$84K

$60,000 - $83,633 Range

Schlumberger
3.8

Schlumberger

Electrical Engineer - Hourly Intern

$30

 /hr
Range: $20 - $44

$20

$44

$20 - $44 Range

Chevron
4.1

Chevron

Electrical Engineer

$145,558

 /yr
Range: $95K - $201K

$95K

$201K

$94,529 - $201,164 Range

Halliburton
3.6

Halliburton

Electrical Engineer

$80,747

 /yr
Range: $65K - $90K

$65K

$90K

$65,085 - $90,433 Range

KBR
3.8

KBR

Electrical Engineer

$125,383

 /yr
Range: $83K - $182K

$83K

$182K

$83,085 - $181,534 Range

Mott MacDonald
4

Mott MacDonald

Electrical Engineer

$78,682

 /yr
Range: $67K - $93K

$67K

$93K

$66,629 - $93,013 Range

Audubon Engineering
4

Audubon Engineering

Electrical Engineer

$87,382

 /yr
Range: $78K - $145K

$78K

$145K

$77,646 - $144,656 Range

Fishbone Solutions
4.6

Fishbone Solutions

Electrical Engineer

$111,747

 /yr
Range: $106K - $117K

$106K

$117K

$106,339 - $117,155 Range

AIM Electrical Consultants
4

AIM Electrical Consultants

Electrical Engineer

$76,218

 /yr
Range: $67K - $93K

$67K

$93K

$67,192 - $93,329 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Electrical Engineer salaries

The average salary for an Electrical Engineer is $93,836 per year in Houston, TX Area. Salaries estimates are based on 607 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Electrical Engineer employees in Houston, TX Area.

The highest salary for an Electrical Engineer in Houston, TX Area is $131,533 per year.

The lowest salary for an Electrical Engineer in Houston, TX Area is $66,943 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming an Electrical Engineer or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of an Electrical Engineer.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent electrical engineer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$32
hourly
An Electrical Engineer reported making $32 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$36,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer reported making $36,000 per year
Job Highlights
Intern
1001 to 5000 employees
 
Company - Public
$200,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer reported making $200,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$165,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer reported making $165,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$67,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer reported making $67,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$101,000
per year
An Electrical Engineering reported making $101,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
An Electrical Engineering reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Intern
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$120,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer reported making $120,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$75,000
per year
An Electrical Engineer reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public