Photo Of The Quad At The University Of Illinois. (U Of I Photo)

U Of Illinois’ Killeen Wants Bonus Removed From His Contract

University of Illinois President Timothy Killeen has asked the board of trustees to remove a $225,000 bonus from his contract of the type that has suddenly become controversial with the ouster of Chancellor Phyllis Wise.


New Chicago schools boss Jean-Claude Brizard (CBS)

Brizard Says He Won’t Accept Bonus For Improved Test Scores

Chicago Public Schools chief executive officer Jean-Claude Brizard says that if he is offered a salary bonus for raising students’ test scores, he won’t accept it.

WBBM Newsradio–06/10/2011

A man shovels out his car on a snowy street. (Credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

County Workers Get $250 Bonus For Working During Blizzard

While Cook County officials have been working to close a $487 million budget deficit, union employees at its health and hospital system are being paid $250 bonuses for coming into work during last week’s blizzard.

CBS Chicago–02/11/2011

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Walgreen’s CEO Gets Pay Boost On Bonus

Report: Walgreen’s CEO’s compensation for fiscal 2010 rose nearly 30 percent, as the nation’s largest drugstore chain improved profits and revenue.