Search for an employee by last name or job title

152,190
Employees
115
Departments
$42,000
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
$1,200 - $47,300 98,311
$47,300 - $93,400 44,826
$93,400 - $139,500 4,429
$139,500 - $185,600 1,302
$185,600 - $231,700 272
$231,700 - $277,800 73
$277,800 - $323,900 6
$323,900 - $370,000 5
$370,000 - $416,100 2
$416,100 - $462,200 1
$462,200 - $508,300 0
$508,300 - $554,400 3

Top compensation in State Comptroller Payroll

Name Title Department Compensation
James Willson Chief Scientific Officer Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas $553,500
Thomas B. Harris Chief Investment Officer Teacher Retirement System $551,250
J. B. McCall Chancellor Texas State University System Board of Regents $546,000
Charles T. Tull Director of Investments Employees Retirement System $416,400
Roland K. Smith VC for Finance Texas State University System Board of Regents $408,451
Fernando C. Gomez VC and General Counsel Texas State University System Board of Regents $393,775
Jerry G. Albright Deputy Dir Investment Officer Teacher Retirement System $357,000
Eric L. Lang Investment Fund Director Teacher Retirement System $354,900
Paul B. Ballard Chief Executive Officer Treasury Safekeeping Trust Company $352,948
Chi K. Chai Investment Fund Director Teacher Retirement System $339,456

State Comptroller Payroll departments with the most employees

Title Employees Median salary
Texas Department of Criminal Justice 39,642 $40,546
Health and Human Services Commission 15,686 $36,491
Department of Aging and Disability Services 13,414 $27,128
Department of Family and Protective Services 12,703 $47,682
Texas Department of Transportation 11,423 $47,160
Department of State Health Services 11,335 $32,620
Department of Public Safety 9,892 $53,242
Texas Workforce Commission 4,548 $43,404
Office of the Attorney General 4,040 $46,558
Parks and Wildlife Department 3,039 $50,729

Gender breakdown

85,419
Female employees
$40,546
Median female salary
66,771
Male employees
$43,049
Median male salary

Number of employees by salary

Women
Men

Number of employees by salary

Women

68,504

14,071

967

121

40

0

0

0

0

0

Salary

$1,200 - $56,520

$56,520 - $111,840

$111,840 - $167,160

$167,160 - $222,480

$222,480 - $277,800

$277,800 - $333,120

$333,120 - $388,440

$388,440 - $443,760

$443,760 - $499,080

$499,080 - $554,400

Men

48,605

14,932

1,621

268

84

7

4

3

0

3

Ethnic breakdown

Employees by ethnicity

WHITE 47.6% / 72,510 employees
HISPANIC 26.1% / 39,757 employees
BLACK 23.3% / 35,527 employees
ASIAN 2.4% / 3,649 employees
OTHER 0.4% / 605 employees
AM INDIAN 0.1% / 142 employees

Salaries by ethnicity

Ethnicity Median salary
ASIAN $52,002
AM INDIAN $51,020
WHITE $43,871
OTHER $41,287
HISPANIC $40,350
BLACK $39,411

Length of employment

Employees by tenure

1 year or less 25,530 employees
1-10 years 82,797 employees
10-20 years 33,560 employees
20+ years 10,277 employees

Salaries by tenure

Tenure Median salary
1 year or less $36,098
1-10 years $40,546
10-20 years $44,699
20+ years $53,536

About

The Texas Tribune obtained this information under the Texas Public Information Act. This database presents information as the entities provide it, with the exception of aggregations and visualizations created by the Tribune. Please contact us via email at inquiries@texastribune.org if you believe there are inaccuracies.

Maintainers