The annual and hourly salary statistics of marine engineers and naval architects in Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of marine engineers and naval architects in Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$44,140|
|25th Percentile Wage||$57,170|
|50th Percentile Wage||$86,270|
|75th Percentile Wage||$107,110|
|90th Percentile Wage||$140,870|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for marine engineers and naval architects in Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $140,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,270. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $44,140.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of marine engineers and naval architects from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $86,270, Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown is the highest paying city for marine engineers and naval architects in state of Texas, followed by Beaumont-Port Arthur (median annual salary $68,160). In comparison, the median annual salary of marine engineers and naval architects in Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown is 21.0 percent (21.0%) higher than that in Beaumont-Port Arthur.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown|| |
|Beaumont-Port Arthur|| |