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15,376
Employees
39
Departments
$62,358
Median salary

What do these numbers mean?

This data reflects the records supplied to The Texas Tribune by this public entity in response to a public information request. The median salary is calculated using all of the full-time salaries that the entity reports. Part-time salaries are not included in that calculation. An "N/A" means there are no full-time workers in that category and no median salaries were calculated.

Number of employees by salary

Number of employees by salary

Compensation Number of Employees
$0 - $30,800 998
$30,800 - $61,600 5,718
$61,600 - $92,400 4,837
$92,400 - $123,200 1,903
$123,200 - $154,000 347
$154,000 - $184,800 70
$184,800 - $215,600 16
$215,600 - $246,400 16
$246,400 - $277,200 1
$277,200 - $308,000 0
$308,000 - $338,800 2
$338,800 - $369,600 1

Top compensation in Austin

Name Title Department Compensation
Jacqueline Ann Sargent General Mgr Electric Utility Austin Energy $369,013
Spencer Roman Cronk City Manager Management Services $325,000
James W. Smith Muniprog, Official/Admin Aviation $324,480
Mark Edward Escott Ems System Medical Director Management Services $266,510
Robert D. Goode Assistant City Manager Management Services $246,043
Mark A. Washington Assistant City Manager Management Services $237,973
Reynaldo A. Arellano Assistant City Manager Management Services $237,973
Mark V. Dombroski Ae Dep Gm&Chf Fncl&Risk Ofcr Austin Energy $236,350
Elaina Lashae Ball Ae Dep Gm And Chf Ops Ofcr Austin Energy $236,350
Kerry Lyle Overton Ae Dep Gm&Chf Cust&Compln Ofcr Austin Energy $236,350

Austin departments with the most employees

Title Employees Median salary
Police 2,508 $77,767
Parks & Recreation 1,982 $29,307
Austin Energy 1,715 $82,181
Fire 1,220 $79,800
Austin Water Utility 1,150 $56,722
Public Works 733 $54,101
Convention Center 577 $51,542
Emergency Medical Services 574 $57,699
Austin Public Health 486 $51,542
Austin Resource Recovery 471 $46,623

Gender breakdown

5,227
Female employees
$55,328
Median female salary
10,149
Male employees
$66,560
Median male salary

Number of employees by salary

Women
Men

Number of employees by salary

Women

673

2,580

980

196

33

4

5

0

0

1

Salary

$0 - $36,960

$36,960 - $73,920

$73,920 - $110,880

$110,880 - $147,840

$147,840 - $184,800

$184,800 - $221,760

$221,760 - $258,720

$258,720 - $295,680

$295,680 - $332,640

$332,640 - $369,600

Men

1,187

4,528

3,039

579

78

14

9

1

2

0

Ethnic breakdown

Employees by ethnicity

White 49.6% / 7,626 employees
Hispanic or Latino 29.0% / 4,465 employees
Black or African American 14.0% / 2,149 employees
Asian 3.1% / 482 employees
Choose Not To Disclose 2.1% / 317 employees
Two or more races 0.9% / 146 employees
American Indian/Alaska Native 0.6% / 85 employees
Unknown/Not Specified 0.4% / 65 employees
Other 0.2% / 27 employees
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Isl 0.1% / 8 employees
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.0% / 6 employees

Salaries by ethnicity

Ethnicity Median salary
Asian $74,048
White $72,634
Choose Not To Disclose $65,437
American Indian/Alaska Native $65,437
Two or more races $59,498
Other $53,955
Hispanic or Latino $52,069
Black or African American $51,542
Asian/Pacific Islander $49,182
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Isl $46,935
Unknown/Not Specified $32,791

Length of employment

Employees by tenure

1 year or less 2,093 employees
1-10 years 7,411 employees
10-20 years 4,275 employees
20+ years 1,597 employees

Salaries by tenure

Tenure Median salary
1 year or less $39,998
1-10 years $56,722
10-20 years $77,767
20+ years $92,373

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