Benefits & Pay


  • Health, Life, Dental and Vision insurance plans available.
  • The City of Abilene Clinic for Health (COACH) is our in-house clinic that sees employees and family members from ages three and up at no cost if you and your dependents are covered by the City's health insurance plan.


  • The City of Abilene has mandatory participation in the Texas Municipal Retirement System (TMRS) and matches employee contribution of 7% to TMRS at a rate of 2:1.
  • Optional 457(b) deferred compensation plans are also available through Nationwide Retirement Solutions.

Work Schedule

  • Depending on assignment, employees may work eight or ten hour shifts and may be off two or three days per week.

Paid Leave

  • 15 sick days, 15 vacation days and 12 holidays per year.