Years of Experience
For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach around $49K annually. For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to $60K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of City of Dallas employees (35 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and earn about $55K annually on average.
Senior Accountants rake in the most money, with average earnings of $72K per year; Civil Engineers come in second with average earnings amounting to approximately $67K, while Police Officers and Project Coordinators rank near the top as well ($65K and around $50K, respectively).
Certifications and Degrees
The highest-paying degree here is a Bachelor's Degree; City of Dallas awards $61K to these degree-holders.
When it comes to skills, Financial Reporting seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of about $80K annually. Microsoft Office is considered a run-of-the-mill skill; somewhere between a fifth and a fourth of City of Dallas' people use it regularly. Key skills also include Customer Service, Financial Analysis, and Data Analysis.
Benefits and Perks
A majority of respondents have paid vacation, and slightly more than half of workers can count on paid sick leave too. With an eye toward the future, City of Dallas offers several choices in retirement planning such as a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. A large number of employees can count on health insurance, and a strong majority of survey participants have dental coverage as a benefit. Additional benefits of working here are flexible hours, life insurance, and tuition reimbursement.