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Updated Aug 10, 2022

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3.5
63%
Recommend to a Friend
67%
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City of El Paso City Manager Joyce Wilson (no image)
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38 Ratings

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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Good

    Jun 28, 2022 - Trades Helper in El Paso, TX
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Benefits pension and weekends off

    Cons

    Some supervisor have there favorites

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  2. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Great learning environment

    Aug 10, 2022 - Network Administrator 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The city was eager to implement the latest technologies to provide connectivity to not only employees but to citizens as well. This provided the opportunity to get hands on with a lot of new technologies.

    Cons

    Pay could have been greater.

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  3. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Progressive

    Jun 2, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Adapts to change. Addressed employee's desire for a more flexible remote/hybrid work models.

    Cons

    Requirement for a Dr.'s note after a holiday.

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  4. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Excellent place to work

    Jul 8, 2022 - IT Specialist 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Coworkers are amazing people. Serving the community

    Cons

    Low Salaries Insurance price is high and not the best No pay raises higher than 1%

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  5. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    No advancement opportunities

    Jul 12, 2022 - Office Assistant in El Paso, TX
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The work schedule was 4 days/10 hours which is ideal for having extended weekends.

    Cons

    Low salary and wages. No advancement opportunities. Most middle and high-tier job openings are made public to comply with regulations, and already have a pre-selected candidate from within the department.

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  6. 3.0
    Former Employee

    Ok place to work

    Jun 10, 2022 - IT Technician 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    depending on your manager, they may give you more freedom. But, for the most part, is really fast paced. They are working on hiring more staff to decrease the workload. Relaxed work environment.

    Cons

    fast paced and busy all the time. Short staffed. not many monetary promotions.

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  7. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Tactical investigator/supervisor

    May 13, 2022 - Loss Prevention Manager 
    Recommend
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    Business Outlook

    Pros

    experienced in surveillance and interrogation.

    Cons

    do not work with public as much as I would like.

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  8. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Good Job for the City

    May 4, 2022 - Public Safety Telecommunicator 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Competitive pay compared to other places for no degree

    Cons

    constantly overworked yet severely underpaid plus bad leadership

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  9. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    City of El Paso

    Apr 26, 2022 - Property and Evidence Specialist in El Paso, TX
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Paid time off, personal days, sick days and vacation.

    Cons

    Benefits have slowly been eroded. Salary is not competitive with similar size cities

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  10. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 5 years

    IT Support Services II

    Mar 23, 2022 - IT Support Services II 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    You will find a great team that will help you achieve your goals, You will also obtain good hands on experience. Promotions with in the department are also good.

    Cons

    Leadership does not care alot about the good employees and their future, they lack of good training for employees. Not alot of opportunities to advance

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City of El Paso Reviews FAQs

City of El Paso has an overall rating of 3.5 out of 5, based on over 123 reviews left anonymously by employees. 63% of employees would recommend working at City of El Paso to a friend and 50% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 3% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, City of El Paso employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.2 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at City of El Paso. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

63% of City of El Paso employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated City of El Paso 4.0 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.7 for culture and values and 3.4 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at City of El Paso to be coworkers, career development, benefits and the cons to be diversity and inclusion, senior leadership, management.

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