Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts

  • Austin, TX, USA

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Join our agency, make a positive impact on Texas

The Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts manages funds for the world’s 11th largest economy. It’s a big job, and it’s not a one-man job. Dedicated Comptroller employees work hard every day to ensure Texas taxpayers get the best possible government at the lowest possible cost. Sound like a place you want to work? Take a look at our current job opportunities!

Why work with us?

We know prospective candidates are looking for more than just a paycheck. More than half our employees have worked for CPA for at least ten years. We take that as a testament to the people-first philosophy of our agency. Here are some of the many benefits agency employees enjoy.


Your Career Matters

Our team is made up of a diverse and dedicated group of people who know they come to work and make a difference. We have a workforce with expertise in areas such as tax policy, law, auditing, criminal investigations, communications and more. And, our agency strongly encourages both professional and personal growth. At the Texas Comptroller’s office, you’ll find:

  • Work-life balance
  • Competitive salaries
  • Professional career training
  • Leadership development
  • Opportunities for career growth


Maximize Your Earnings

The agency offers a strong benefits package for you and your family. Insurance, retirement plans and a flexible work schedule are just the start. Secure your future with:

  • State-paid health and life insurance plans for you
  • Optional dental plan and health insurance for your family members
  • State retirement matching contribution of 9.5 percent of gross salary
  • Optional 401K and 457 Plans
  • Flexible health and dependent day care accounts
  • Optional term life insurance for you and your dependents
  • Short- and long-term disability insurance for you
  • Voluntary AD&D insurance
  • Employees Retirement System (ERS) benefits
  • Texas Legal Protection Plan
  • Longevity pay
  • Direct deposit


Maintaining Work-Life Balance

We offer generous holiday schedules and a robust wellness program, plus many benefits found in the private sector. When you work with us, you have access to:

  • Employee and family-friendly workplace policies
  • Flexible work schedules
  • Telecommuting options for some positions
  • Paid vacation that accrues from your first day worked
  • Active charitable employee associations
  • Free parking
  • Generous holiday schedule


Support your Health

We care about our employees’ health and empower you to take care of yours. We offer:

  • Paid sick leave that accrues from your first day at work
  • Sick leave pool for catastrophic illnesses and injuries
  • Family medical leave
  • Smoke-free workplace
  • Confidential and personalized Employee Assistance Program services
  • Volunteer emergency medical technicians onsite
  • Wellness programs and activities such as yoga and walking groups