Contractor salary in Houston Metro Area, TX

Average salary
$42,000/yr
Based on 228 income tax records
$17,500
$137,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$25K
 
$42K
 
$54K
 
$48K
 
$70K
$17,500
$137,000
How much do Contractors make?
The average total salary for a Contractor is $42,000 per year. This is based on data from 228 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Contractor and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Contractor salary can vary between $17,500 to $137,000 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.

From consenting TurboTax customers

Contractor salary by company

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Contractor demographics in Houston Metro Area, TX

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61% are single
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39% are married
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38% have kids
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38% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Contractors in Houston Metro Area, TX

228 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a contractor in Houston Metro Area, TX is $42,000 per year. Contractor salaries in Houston Metro Area, TX can vary between $17,500 to $137,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 228 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as contractor.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for contractors near Houston Metro Area, TX: Baytown, TX ($61,000 a year), Katy, TX ($54,500 a year), and San Antonio, TX ($52,500 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.