Wage Rates

By Occupation (2018)
Annual Mean Wage
Hourly Wages

Hourly Wages



Mean
Median
Entry
Experience
Management
$90,090
$43.31
$37.64
$24.35
$52.80
Computer and Mathematical
$74,720
$35.92
$29.50
$16.09
$45.84
Business and Financial Operations
$66,730
$32.08
$28.18
$16.96
$39.64
Architecture and Engineering
$76,420
$36.74
$33.84
$21.87
$44.18
Legal
$70,080
$33.69
$23.99
$28.29
$43.76
Life, Physical, and Social Science
$66,510
$31.98
$28.63
$18.35
$38.79
Healthcare Practitioners and Technical
$65,150
$31.32
$28.35
$17.16
$38.41
Education, Training, and Library
$47,540
$22.85
$22.74
$10.13
$29.22
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media
$44,300
$21.30
$18.87
$12.99
$25.45
Community and Social Services
$49,870
$23.98
$22.33
$14.40
$28.76
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair
$42,720
$20.54
$18.72
$12.65
$24.48
Protective Services
$44,490
$21.39
$19.87
$10.67
$26.75
Construction and Extraction
$38,870
$18.69
$17.72
$12.93
$21.56
Office and Administrative Support
$34,500
$16.59
$15.62
$11.02
$19.37
Production
$37,940
$18.24
$16.92
$12.19
$21.27
Transportation and Material Moving
$32,780
$15.76
$14.31
$10.03
$18.62
Sales and Related
$35,710
$17.17
$12.75
$9.07
$21.22
Healthcare Support
$31,090
$14.95
$12.69
$9.14
$17.85
Building and Grounds Cleaning and Maintenance
$25,740
$12.38
$11.42
$9.56
$13.79
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry
$27,070
$13.01
$10.86
$8.39$15.32
Personal Care and Service
$22,220
$10.68
$9.65
$8.52
$11.77
Food Preparation and Serving-Related
$22,070
$10.61
$9.51
$8.41
$11.71
SourcesBureau of Labor Statistics   and  Texas Wages


By Industry (2011)
Annual Mean Wage
Hourly Wages

Hourly Wages

N/A
N/A
Mean
Median
Entry
Experience
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$60,377
$29.03
$20.24
$14.14
$36.47
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$44,900
$21.59
$14.61
$9.51
$27.62
Information
$36,283
$17.44
$13.24
$8.42
$21.96
Utilities
$49,026
$23.57
$18.70
$11.57
$29.57
Mining
$48,769
$23.45
$17.64
$12.53
$28.90
Educational Services
$44,438
$21.36
$19.41
$10.75
$26.67
Transportation and Warehousing
$37,318
$17.94
$16.71
$11.15
$21.33
Finance and Insurance
$40,003
$19.23
$16.84
$11.65
$23.03
Public Administration
$39,819
$19.14
$17.21
$11.71
$22.86
Wholesale Trade
$42,674
$20.52
$14.51
$9.05
$26.25
Manufacturing
$46,788
$22.49
$15.74
$10.53
$28.48
Construction
$38,296
$18.41
$15.41
$10.91
$22.16
Health Care and Social Assistance
$43,527
$20.93
$14.92
$8.68
$27.05
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$37,237
$17.90
$13.19
$9.20
$22.25
Administrative Support and Waste
Management and Remediation Services
$28,867
$13.88
$11.23
$8.42
$21.96
Other Services (except Public Administration)
$31,711
$15.25
$12.86
$8.14
$18.80
Retail Trade
$27,361
$13.15
$9.58
$8.17
$15.65
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$24,071
$11.57
$10.55
$8.07
$13.32
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
$25,432
$12.23
$12.96
$7.96
$14.36
Accommodation and Food Services
$20,101
$9.66
$8.32
$8.16
$10.41
Sources: Texas Industry Profiles