Government Employee salary in Texas

Average salary
$71,500/yr
Based on 1,190 income tax records
$31,500
$143,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$43K
 
$56K
 
$73K
 
$78K
 
$82K
$31,500
$143,000
How much do Government Employees make?
The average total salary for a Government Employee is $71,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,190 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Government Employee and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Government Employee salary can vary between $31,500 to $143,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Government Employee salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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US Department Of State, Texas
21 income tax records
$121,000/yr
$64K – $196K
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National Finance Center, Texas
248 income tax records
$93,500/yr
$42K – $149K
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Department Of The Interior, Texas
54 income tax records
$86,000/yr
$53K – $141K
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US Department Of Defense, Texas
397 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$34K – $125K
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City Of San Antonio, Texas
13 income tax records
$71,500/yr
$38K – $116K
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City Of Austin, Texas
22 income tax records
$69,500/yr
$50K – $113K
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USPS, Texas
18 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$40K – $100K
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City Of Houston, Texas
19 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$39K – $135K
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Dept Of Family Protective Svc, Texas
13 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$38K – $72K
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Department Of Public Safety, Texas
12 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$26K – $69K
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US Department Of Health And Human Services, Texas
26 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$32K – $105K
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City Of Dallas, Texas
11 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$37K – $86K
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State Of Texas, Texas
23 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$29K – $77K
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Harris County, Texas
12 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$34K – $80K

Government Employee demographics in Texas

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45% are single
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55% are married
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45% have kids
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64% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Government Employees in Texas

1,190 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a government employee in Texas is $71,500 per year. Government employee salaries in Texas can vary between $31,500 to $143,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,190 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as government employee.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for government employees in Texas: US Department of State ($121,000 a year), National Finance Center ($93,500 a year), and Department of The Interior ($86,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for government employees in Texas: Cypress, TX ($112,500 a year), Spring, TX ($93,500 a year), and Brownsville, TX ($85,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.