Average Salary for Txdot Employees

Operating out of Austin, Texas, Txdot employs talent in positions ranging from Civil Engineer to Transportation Engineer. An average Txdot employee can expect to make $52K per year. For the most part, employee paychecks at Txdot fluctuate depending on what you do at the company; your experience level and your city also matter, but to a lesser degree. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Austin, Texas 

1917


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Civil Engineers are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing about $92K annually on average; Transportation Engineers are next on the list, bringing in close to $60K, followed by Geographic Information Systems Coordinators earning approximately $58K and Engineering Technicians making $40K.

Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make $40K per year on average. Average pay is around $48K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. The largest slice of the Txdot workforce (35 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, $58K per year.

Locations

When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($58K annually) can be spotted in Houston, Texas; Fort Worth, Texas (approximately $54K), the company's headquarter city of Austin, Texas ($50K), and San Antonio, Texas (around $40K) are the next top-paying cities.

Certifications and Degrees

Professional Engineer License Holders earn about $83K per year, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Earning a Certified Professional Engineer certification garners significant financial rewards of $72K annually on average. It pays to have a Bachelor of Science in Bachelor of Science (BS / BSc) at Txdot — these employees make the most at around $67K per year.

Skills

The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Engineering Design; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $91K annually. Microstation also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; one-third of employees surveyed report using it at work. Employees also tend to know Project Management, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Excel.

Gender

Employees who completed the survey skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Benefits packages do tend to lack paid time off; Txdot gives paid vacation days to half of workers and sick leave to 44 percent. Workers can easily stock up on retirement savings by participating in several options such as a 401(k) plan, a defined benefit retirement plan, and a company pension plan. For nearly all respondents, benefits include health insurance, and close to one-half get dental coverage, too. Advantages of working here also include a defined benefit retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, and defined contribution (dc) retirement plan.

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Key Stats for Txdot

Gender

Female
13 %
Male
87 %
Salary
$48,500
Salary
$34,905 - $62,883
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

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