Average Salary for City of Dallas Employees

Dallas, Texas-based City of Dallas hires for positions ranging from Police Officer to Librarian in the government. The median salary at City of Dallas is $48K annually. How long you've been working plays the largest role in compensation at City of Dallas, but your role at the company affects income (to a lesser degree) as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach around $45K per year. The largest slice of the City of Dallas workforce (30 percent) has been working for five to nine years and earns, on average, approximately $51K annually.


The highest paychecks go to Senior Accountants, who earn an average $74K per year, closely trailed by Police Officers (about $60K), Project Coordinators ($50K), and Librarians ($42K).

Certifications and Degrees

Police Officer Certifications receive bigger paychecks ($60K annually) than those without credentials. City of Dallas compensates Master of Business Administration (MBA), Business Administration-holders the most at $54K per year.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be People Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of approximately $83K annually. One of the more prevalent skills at City of Dallas is Customer Service, with slightly less than a third considering it a key competency. Microsoft Office, Project Management, and Geographic Information Systems were also reported by many survey participants.

Benefits and Perks

City of Dallas lets only two-fifths of employees take paid vacation and only one in three workers take sick leave. Workers can easily stock up on retirement savings by participating in several options such as a company pension plan and a 401(k) plan. At City of Dallas, a strong majority of survey participants have health insurance, and a solid majority of survey participants have dental coverage. The company also dishes out perks such as life insurance and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for City of Dallas


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54 %
$28,146 - $70,483
$34,774 - $81,911
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1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

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based on 7 votes.

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