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36,770
Employees
$41,769
Median salary

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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
$21,600 - $42,100 21,942
$42,100 - $62,600 13,696
$62,600 - $83,100 363
$83,100 - $103,600 120
$103,600 - $124,100 29
$124,100 - $144,600 12
$144,600 - $165,100 4
$165,100 - $185,600 5
$185,600 - $206,100 0
$206,100 - $226,600 0
$226,600 - $247,100 0
$247,100 - $267,600 1

Top compensation in Texas Department of Criminal Justice

Name Title Compensation
Bryan L. Collier Ex Director TDCJ $266,500
Oscar Mendoza Deputy Director II $182,905
Jerry E. McGinty, II Deputy Director II $182,905
David G. Gutierrez Chair, Pardons and Paroles $176,300
Lorie L. Davis Director VII $172,837
Bruce W. Toney Director VII $165,565
Melvin D. Neely Director VI $161,314
Sharon F. Howell General Counsel VI $156,267
Frankie R. Inmon Director VI $153,347
Christopher W. Cirrito Director V $146,663

Positions with most employees in Texas Department of Criminal Justice

Title Employees Median salary
Correc Offcr III 8,560 $36,238
Correc Officer V 8,132 $43,049
Correc Officer IV 6,023 $40,546
Sgt of Correc Offcrs 1,776 $45,201
Clerk II 1,348 $23,748
Parole Offcr II 1,129 $43,358
Lt of Correc Offcrs 796 $47,462
Maintenance Supervisor IV 497 $40,458
Parole Offcr I 479 $39,718
Food Srvc Mgr II 435 $40,546

Gender breakdown

16,624
Female employees
$39,952
Median female salary
20,146
Male employees
$41,769
Median male salary

Number of employees by salary

Women
Men

Number of employees by salary

Women

15,257

965

85

12

5

1

1

0

0

0

Salary

$21,600 - $46,200

$46,200 - $70,800

$70,800 - $95,400

$95,400 - $120,000

$120,000 - $144,600

$144,600 - $169,200

$169,200 - $193,800

$193,800 - $218,400

$218,400 - $243,000

$243,000 - $267,600

Men

17,934

1,683

189

24

8

4

3

0

0

1

Ethnic breakdown

Employees by ethnicity

WHITE 44.4% / 16,330 employees
BLACK 33.3% / 12,232 employees
HISPANIC 20.7% / 7,607 employees
ASIAN 1.2% / 448 employees
AM INDIAN 0.4% / 153 employees

Salaries by ethnicity

Ethnicity Median salary
BLACK $41,769
WHITE $41,769
ASIAN $40,546
HISPANIC $40,546
AM INDIAN $40,546

Length of employment

Employees by tenure

1 year or less 5,424 employees
1-10 years 20,665 employees
10-20 years 7,730 employees
20+ years 2,942 employees

Salaries by tenure

Tenure Median salary
1 year or less $36,238
1-10 years $40,546
10-20 years $43,049
20+ years $43,049

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