Butchersand Meat Cutter Salary Information in Odessa, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of butchers and meat cutters in Odessa, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of butchers and meat cutters in Odessa is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Butchers and Meat Cutters in Odessa, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,270
25th Percentile Wage
$23,180
50th Percentile Wage
$33,180
75th Percentile Wage
$40,780
90th Percentile Wage
$46,800

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for butchers and meat cutters in Odessa, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $46,800. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $33,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $18,270.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of butchers and meat cutters from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$33,180
7.35% 7.35%
2016
$30,740
3.16% -
2015
$29,770
1.58% -
2014
$29,300
8.77% -
2013
$26,730
-15.00% -
2012
$30,740
- -

Table 3. Compare Butchersand Meat Cutter Salary in Odessa with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $33,180 in Odessa is in the middle of salary range for butchers and meat cutters in state of Texas. In comparison, the annual salary of butchers and meat cutters in Odessa is 4.0 percent (4.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos and 41.5 percent (41.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying El Paso.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$34,580
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$34,510
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$34,300
Odessa
$33,180
San Angelo
$32,860
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$31,220
Abilene
$30,400
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$28,890
Waco
$28,500
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$27,840
Victoria
$27,460
Lubbock
$27,400
Wichita Falls
$26,450
Laredo
$26,130
Midland
$25,870
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$25,800
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$25,790
Sherman-Denison
$25,580
Amarillo
$25,490
Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$25,330
Corpus Christi
$25,050
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$24,480
Texarkana-Texarkana
$24,300
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$24,260
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$24,240
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$24,210
Fort Worth-Arlington
$23,830
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$23,760
Tyler
$23,520
Longview
$22,130
College Station-Bryan
$22,030
Brownsville-Harlingen
$19,500
El Paso
$19,420



See also: Top paying jobs in Odessa, Texas.