Industrial Engineer Salary Information in Texas

The average annual and hourly salaries for industrial engineers in the state of Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of industrial engineers among Texas areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Industrial Engineers in Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$60,490
25th Percentile Wage
$75,410
50th Percentile Wage
$97,080
75th Percentile Wage
$123,740
90th Percentile Wage
$154,230

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for industrial engineers in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $154,230. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $97,080. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $60,490.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29.08
25th Percentile Wage
$36.26
50th Percentile Wage
$46.67
75th Percentile Wage
$59.49
90th Percentile Wage
$74.15

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for industrial engineers in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $74.15. The median hourly salary is $46.67. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29.08.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of industrial engineers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201697,0804.94%8.28%
201592,280-1.53%-
201493,6902.05%-
201391,7702.97%-
201289,040--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Industrial Engineers in Texas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of industrial engineers in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of industrial engineers in state of Texas ranges from $58,480 to $117,960. The highest paying area for industrial engineers in Texas is Midland with a median annual salary of $117,960. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Lubbock (mean annual salary $111,200). The lowest paying area is Wichita Falls with a median annual salary of $58,480.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Midland
$117,960
Lubbock
$111,200
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$110,960
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$102,350
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$99,180
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$98,910
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$98,880
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$97,670
Amarillo
$96,660
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$95,420
Corpus Christi
$95,110
Sherman-Denison
$92,230
Waco
$89,750
Fort Worth-Arlington
$88,340
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$86,920
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$85,090
Victoria
$83,160
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$81,790
Longview
$79,170
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$78,220
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$77,140
El Paso
$76,870
Tyler
$73,360
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$70,250
Wichita Falls
$58,480


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