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In Texas:

  • Workers on average earn $63,800.
  • 10% of workers earn $47,310 or less.
  • 10% of workers earn $86,480 or more.

In the United States:

  • Workers on average earn $64,610.
  • 10% of workers earn $40,190 or less.
  • 10% of workers earn $102,530 or more.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2021 wage data external site.

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LocationAnnual Low (10%)Annual QL (25%)Annual Median (50%)Annual QU (75%)Annual High (90%)
United States$40,190$50,630$64,610$81,850$102,530
Texas$47,310$55,610$63,800$77,430$86,480
Abilene, TX$40,960$50,630$72,600$76,010$78,330
Amarillo, TX$48,000$57,210$72,340$74,840$74,840
Austin-Round Rock, TX$57,930$61,710$77,350$78,830$98,560
Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX$48,330$58,800$71,850$77,350$82,750
Big Thicket Region of Texas nonmetropolitan area$37,300$47,310$51,410$64,910$76,010
Border Region of Texas nonmetropolitan area$37,700$44,990$51,570$60,750$73,660
Brownsville-Harlingen, TX$37,300$47,310$60,040$63,860$77,630
Coastal Plains Region of Texas nonmetropolitan area$37,250$38,120$47,740$60,220$69,530
College Station-Bryan, TX$38,700$49,560$61,190$72,700$77,350
Corpus Christi, TX$47,150$53,230$64,510$77,350$77,350
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX$52,410$62,080$76,880$79,960$97,480
El Paso, TX$44,530$49,770$61,650$76,010$77,170
Hill Country Region of Texas nonmetropolitan area$37,390$47,310$47,850$60,750$76,000
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX$48,770$60,670$61,970$77,150$95,500
Killeen-Temple, TX$47,400$51,990$60,670$73,400$76,880
Laredo, TX$51,990$61,190$75,820$77,350$78,330
Longview, TX$47,990$51,990$60,040$72,600$76,010
Lubbock, TX$45,910$55,540$63,330$76,950$78,670
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX$38,460$48,290$61,190$62,660$77,350
Midland, TX$51,410$60,530$76,010$77,310$96,270
North Texas Region of Texas nonmetropolitan area$37,270$40,430$48,330$61,630$75,960
Odessa, TX$47,940$57,700$60,040$75,350$76,010
San Angelo, TX$47,920$48,290$60,310$61,280$77,350
San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX$47,780$57,810$61,970$78,540$78,540
Sherman-Denison, TX$40,360$48,300$60,040$70,770$76,010
Texarkana, TX-AR$32,210$43,680$47,310$60,040$63,260
Tyler, TX$40,360$56,640$60,750$76,950$76,950
Victoria, TX$46,840$48,010$59,260$72,520$74,840
Waco, TX$45,570$53,230$64,510$76,010$76,010
West Texas Region of Texas nonmetropolitan area$37,130$38,120$47,790$60,140$72,600
Wichita Falls, TX$38,120$46,760$63,970$72,480$80,140

In Texas:

  • Workers on average earn $30.67 per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $22.75 or less per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $41.58 or more per hour.

In the United States:

  • Workers on average earn $31.06 per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $19.32 or less per hour.
  • 10% of workers earn $49.29 or more per hour.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics 2021 wage data external site.

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LocationHourly Low (10%)Hourly QL (25%)Hourly Median (50%)Hourly QU (75%)Hourly High (90%)
United States$19.32$24.34$31.06$39.35$49.29
Texas$22.75$26.73$30.67$37.23$41.58
Abilene, TX$19.69$24.34$34.91$36.54$37.66
Amarillo, TX$23.08$27.50$34.78$35.98$35.98
Austin-Round Rock, TX$27.85$29.67$37.19$37.90$47.38
Beaumont-Port Arthur, TX$23.23$28.27$34.54$37.19$39.78
Big Thicket Region of Texas nonmetropolitan area$17.94$22.75$24.71$31.21$36.54
Border Region of Texas nonmetropolitan area$18.13$21.63$24.79$29.21$35.41
Brownsville-Harlingen, TX$17.94$22.75$28.87$30.70$37.32
Coastal Plains Region of Texas nonmetropolitan area$17.91$18.33$22.95$28.95$33.43
College Station-Bryan, TX$18.60$23.83$29.42$34.95$37.19
Corpus Christi, TX$22.67$25.59$31.02$37.19$37.19
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, TX$25.20$29.85$36.96$38.44$46.87
El Paso, TX$21.41$23.93$29.64$36.54$37.10
Hill Country Region of Texas nonmetropolitan area$17.98$22.75$23.01$29.21$36.54
Houston-The Woodlands-Sugar Land, TX$23.45$29.17$29.79$37.09$45.92
Killeen-Temple, TX$22.79$24.99$29.17$35.29$36.96
Laredo, TX$24.99$29.42$36.45$37.19$37.66
Longview, TX$23.07$24.99$28.87$34.91$36.54
Lubbock, TX$22.07$26.70$30.45$36.99$37.82
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission, TX$18.49$23.22$29.42$30.12$37.19
Midland, TX$24.71$29.10$36.54$37.17$46.29
North Texas Region of Texas nonmetropolitan area$17.92$19.44$23.24$29.63$36.52
Odessa, TX$23.05$27.74$28.87$36.22$36.54
San Angelo, TX$23.04$23.22$29.00$29.46$37.19
San Antonio-New Braunfels, TX$22.97$27.80$29.79$37.76$37.76
Sherman-Denison, TX$19.40$23.22$28.87$34.02$36.54
Texarkana, TX-AR$15.49$21.00$22.75$28.87$30.41
Tyler, TX$19.40$27.23$29.21$36.99$36.99
Victoria, TX$22.52$23.08$28.49$34.86$35.98
Waco, TX$21.91$25.59$31.02$36.54$36.54
West Texas Region of Texas nonmetropolitan area$17.85$18.33$22.98$28.91$34.91
Wichita Falls, TX$18.33$22.48$30.76$34.84$38.53