The top 3 STEM highest paying occupations in Texas are Electrical and Electronic Engineers, Engineers, all other, and Nurse Midwives and Nurse Practitioners.

Occupation Average Annual Wage
Electrical and Electronic Engineers $99,888.89
Engineers, all other $98,285.71
Nurse Midwives and Nurse Practitioners $97,333.34

Our definition of STEM jobs: http://www.employstats.com/blog/2014/09/19/growing-national-interest-in-stem-fields-has-focused-our-research/

The data was pulled from the CPS (Current Population Survey) March.

Source: BLS

Image Source: http://www.coursetalk.com/coursera/fundamentals-of-electrical-engineering