City of Tyler - Employee Benefits

The City of Tyler is a competitive employer with the mission of providing excellent city services to the citizens of Tyler, Texas.


Benefits Compensation Plan
The City of Tyler provides a competitive benefits-compensation plan for individuals who are productive, who are interested in providing municipal services while receiving market-driven salary, excellent benefits, and productivity pay when performing at above average. Please click here to see the City of Tyler 2016 Benefits at a Glance.
Paid Time Off


Paid Time Off Days. PTO can be used for vacation, to attend funerals, or when an employee is unable to work due to personal illness or physical incapacity, for doctors visits, dental visits and to care for immediate family, when proper notice is provided. Only regular full-time employees of the City shall be allowed PTO leave with full pay. The PTO accumulation for employees is based on length of service:

  • 18 days per year up to 5 years of service
  • 21 days per year from 5 to 10 years of service
  • 24 days per year from 10 to 20 years of service
  • 26 days per year for 20 or more years of service

Official Holidays

Official Holidays

New Years Day
Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday
Good Friday
Memorial Day
Independence Day
Labor Day
Thanksgiving Day
Friday after Thanksgiving Day
Christmas Eve
Christmas Day

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