Solar Panel Cost in
Texas

Updated 11/16/2019

How much do solar panels cost in Texas in 2019?

As of November 2019, the average solar panel cost in Texas is $2.77/W. Given a solar panel system size of 5 kilowatts (kW), an average solar installation in Texas ranges in cost from $11,772 to $15,928, with the average gross price for solar in Texas coming in at $13,850. After accounting for the 30% Federal Investment Tax Credit (ITC) and other state and local solar incentives, the net price you'll pay for solar can fall by thousands of dollars.

Average solar panel cost by system size in Texas

System Size System Cost System Cost (after ITC)
3 kW $8,310 $5,817
4 kW $11,080 $7,756
5 kW $13,850 $9,695
6 kW $16,620 $11,634
7 kW $19,390 $13,573
8 kW $22,160 $15,512
9 kW $24,930 $17,451
10 kW $27,700 $19,390

2019 average solar panel cost graph in Texas

for a 5kW system

Great Price
$11,772 or less
Market Average
$13,850
Above Market
$15,928 or more

Solar installation costs do not include the 30% Federal Investment Tax Credit or local incentives. Learn more about local TX incentives, tax credits & rebates.

Payback Period

11.81 Years

20-Year Savings

$18,592

Cost per Watt

$2.77

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