Years of Experience
Between the one and five year mark, median pay is approximately $49K per year. For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to about $63K annually. The greater proportion of employees (33 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $61K per year.
Senior Accountants are the best paid with the average salary hovering at $72K annually; Civil Engineers, Policy Analysts, and Fire Fighters also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $67K, around $58K, and approximately $43K, respectively.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified Professional Engineers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to around $69K per year. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Emergency Medical Technicians with credentials; these people earn $43K annually on average. The best paid folks at City of Dallas have a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering (CE), earning about $70K per year.
The highest-paying skill to have may be Financial Analysis; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $85K annually. A common skill in City of Dallas' work force is Microsoft Office; about a third of survey participants report using it on the job. Other skills in demand are Auditing, Data Analysis, and Geographic Information Systems.
Benefits and Perks
A solid majority of respondents enjoy paid vacation, and for the larger part of survey participants, paid sick leave is also a given. City of Dallas workers get plenty of help saving for their golden years, with retirement savings options such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. City of Dallas provides health insurance to a large number of workers, and the larger part of employees do receive dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include flexible hours, life insurance, and defined contribution (dc) retirement plan.