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Texas Payroll/Personnel Resource

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Agency-Specific Provisions
Corporal Pay – Texas Department of Public Safety


Certain employees of the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) may qualify for compensation exceeding the maximum rates set in Salary Schedule C.

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Pay Amount

DPS is authorized to pay employees classified as Corporal I, II, III, IV or V, Traffic Law Enforcement, up to $600 per fiscal year in excess of the maximum amounts in Salary Schedule C.

DPS determines which employees are eligible for this special pay.

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Additional Resources

To learn more about entering this special pay, see Chapter 10 “Special Pays” of the USPS Process Guide.

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General Appropriations Act (GAA), Article IX, Sec. 3.12 (a).