The City of Mission is seeking motivated and dedicated individuals seeking a career in Public Service. These positions require working shift work, weekends, holidays and possible overtime. We offer a competitive pay scale. If you are interested, please contact Jesse Lerma Jr., Civil Service Director.

Police Department Salary and Incentive Pay for Sworn Personnel, 2015 – 2016

Base Salary

Position Annual
Police Cadet $25,000.00
Entry Level Police Officer $40,000.00
Police Officer after Probation $45,458.00
Police Corporal $50,003.00
Police Sergeant $53,980.00
Police Lieutenant $57,958.00

Longevity Pay (Maximum allowed is 1,200.00/year per TXLGC 141.032)
$70 for every year of service.

Seniority Pay

Years Annual
3 -4 years $2,500.00
5 – 7 years $4,500.00
8 – 10 years $7,000.00
11 – 12 years $8,500.00
13 – 14 years $10,500.00
15 – 16 years $12,000.00
17 – 18 years $13,000.00
19 years and over $15,000.00

Certification Pay

Position Annual
Intermediate TCLEOSE Certification $900.00
Advanced TCLEOSE Certification $1,500.00
Master TCLEOSE Certification $2,100.00

Education Pay

Credit Annual
30 Earned Credit College Hours or More $800.00
60 Earned Credit College Hours or More $1,300.00
90 Earned Credit College Hours or More $1,800.00
Bachelors Degree (4 year College Degree) $2,400.00

Assignment Pay

Position Annual
Evidence Technician $1,200.00
Computer Technician $1,200.00
Crime Stoppers $1,200.00
Criminal Investigator Division (CID) $1,800.00
K-9 Officer $2,000.00
Field Training Officer $1,600.00
Intoxilyzer Officer $1,200.00
System Administrator $8,700.00
Instructor $960.00
S.W.A.T. $1,600.00

Clothing Allowance

Position Annual
Adm. $1,200.00
Criminal Inv. $1,200.00
Narcotic Inv. $1,200.00

Fire Department Salary and Incentive Pay for Sworn Personnel, 2015-2016

Base Salary

Position Annual
Firefighter Cadet $25,000.00
Entry Level Firefighter $37,000.00
Firefighter I after probation $42,048.00
Driver/Apparatus Engineer $43,902.00
Lieutenant $46,380.00
Fire Inspector $46,380.00
Captain $51,197.00
Assistant Fire Marshal $51,197.00
Deputy Fire Chief $57,220.00
Fire Marshal $57,220.00

Longevity Pay

$60 for every year of service (Maximum allowed is $1,200.00/year per TXLGC 141.032)

Seniority Pay

Years Annual
3 -4 years $2,500.00
5 – 7 years $4,500.00
8 – 10 years $7,000.00
11 – 12 years $8,500.00
13 – 14 years $10,500.00
15 – 16 years $12,000.00
17 – 18 years $13,000.00
19 years and over $15,000.00

Certification Pay

Position Annual
Intermediate Certification $2,000.00 Annually
Advanced Certification $3,000.00 Annually

Education Pay

Credit Annual
30 Earned Credit College Hours or More $400.00 Annually
60 Earned Credit College Hours or More $600.00 Annually
90 Earned Credit College Hours or More $1,000.00 Annually
Bachelor’s Degree (Four-year College Degree) $1,600.00 Annually

Assignment Pay

Position Annual
Special Operations (Dive, Haz-Mat, Fire Prev., Law) $1,500.00 Annually
Assignment pay for Fire Prevention Training $4,000.00 Annually