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35,465
Employees
$32,563
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
$7,200 - $28,900 11,986
$28,900 - $50,600 15,441
$50,600 - $72,300 5,507
$72,300 - $94,000 1,415
$94,000 - $115,700 437
$115,700 - $137,400 141
$137,400 - $159,100 53
$159,100 - $180,800 40
$180,800 - $202,500 31
$202,500 - $224,200 68
$224,200 - $245,900 64
$245,900 - $267,600 15

Top compensation in Health and Human Services Commission

Name Title Compensation
Charles Smith Executive Commissioner $266,500
Lesia M. Trickett Psychiatrist IV $265,000
William E. Bazzell Psychiatrist IV $264,000
Jon A. Guidry Psychiatrist IV $260,000
Maria L. Obregon Psychiatrist IV $260,000
Christina A. Chen Psychiatrist IV $251,652
Rajendra Parikh Physician III $251,652
Zahida Samad Psychiatrist III $250,000
Brian B. Ferris Psychiatrist III $250,000
Eulon R. Taylor Psychiatrist IV $249,770

Positions with most employees in Health and Human Services Commission

Title Employees Median salary
Texas Works Advisor II 3,679 $31,797
Direct Support Professional I 3,511 $23,554
Psychiatric Nursing Asst I 1,710 $23,613
Direct Support Prof II 1,146 $26,085
Clerk III 1,070 $25,229
Texas Works Advisor III 827 $36,684
Nurse III 821 $61,539
Direct Support Prof III 614 $29,914
Texas Works Advisor I 613 $29,521
Nurse II 603 $57,662

Gender breakdown

25,470
Female employees
$32,652
Median female salary
9,995
Male employees
$31,587
Median male salary

Number of employees by salary

Women
Men

Number of employees by salary

Women

13,137

9,023

2,439

470

116

30

14

21

42

7

Salary

$7,200 - $33,240

$33,240 - $59,280

$59,280 - $85,320

$85,320 - $111,360

$111,360 - $137,400

$137,400 - $163,440

$163,440 - $189,480

$189,480 - $215,520

$215,520 - $241,560

$241,560 - $267,600

Men

5,424

2,887

1,036

319

76

34

28

34

51

10

Ethnic breakdown

Employees by ethnicity

WHITE 37.2% / 13,200 employees
HISPANIC 29.8% / 10,576 employees
BLACK 29.4% / 10,436 employees
ASIAN 3.0% / 1,079 employees
AM INDIAN 0.5% / 174 employees

Salaries by ethnicity

Ethnicity Median salary
ASIAN $49,486
WHITE $37,724
AM INDIAN $33,112
HISPANIC $31,587
BLACK $30,000

Length of employment

Employees by tenure

1 year or less 22,790 employees
1-10 years 9,478 employees
10-20 years 3,187 employees
20+ years 10 employees

Salaries by tenure

Tenure Median salary
1 year or less $28,903
1-10 years $36,568
10-20 years $41,587
20+ years $77,372

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