Chemical Engineer salary in Houston Metro Area, TX

Average salary
$131,500/yr
Based on 445 income tax records
$58,000
$291,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$93K
 
$118K
 
$164K
 
$193K
 
$187K
$58,000
$291,000
How much do Chemical Engineers make?
The average total salary for a Chemical Engineer is $131,500 per year. This is based on data from 445 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Chemical Engineer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Chemical Engineer salary can vary between $58,000 to $291,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Chemical Engineer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Equistar Chemicals, Harris County, TX
11 income tax records
$157,000/yr
$96K – $229K
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Chevron, Harris County, TX
17 income tax records
$154,000/yr
$94K – $193K
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ExxonMobil, Harris County, TX
73 income tax records
$139,000/yr
$94K – $262K
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Dow, Brazoria County, TX
24 income tax records
$119,000/yr
$83K – $346K

Chemical Engineer demographics in Houston Metro Area, TX

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37% are single
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63% are married
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44% have kids
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68% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Chemical Engineers in Houston Metro Area, TX

445 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a chemical engineer in Houston Metro Area, TX is $131,500 per year. Chemical engineer salaries in Houston Metro Area, TX can vary between $58,000 to $291,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 445 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as chemical engineer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for chemical engineers near Houston Metro Area, TX: Equistar Chemicals ($157,000 a year), Chevron ($154,000 a year), and ExxonMobil ($139,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for chemical engineers near Houston Metro Area, TX: Friendswood, TX ($185,500 a year), Spring, TX ($181,000 a year), and Missouri City, TX ($145,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.