Pritzker To Use Own Money To Increase Staff PayIllinois Gov.-elect J.B. Pritzker plans to pay his own money to double the salaries of several key staffers.
Some Chicago Firefighters Doubling Their Salaries Through OvertimeSome Chicago firefighters are getting enough overtime to double their salaries.
Health Care, Tech Jobs Top List Of Highest-Paying Work In U.S.Americans eager for a high-paying job might want to focus on two industries: health care and technology.
Many Village Managers Are Members Of 'The $200,000 Club'The highest paid village manager in Cook County is making more than $300,000 in annual compensation. Are things getting out of hand? CBS 2's Irika Sargent reports.
Highest Paid College SalariesThe top 10 highest paid college degrees and majors are mainly in the engineering field.
Rauner Slams Quinn For Leaving Behind "Fundamentally Dishonest" BudgetGov. Bruce Rauner had nothing but scorn for his predecessor on Friday, when he took questions from reporters about the transition process during his first weeks in office.
Top Rauner Staff More Highly Paid Than Quinn'sWhile criticizing state spending and state worker salaries as too high, Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner is paying top members of his administration significantly more than their predecessors in Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn's administration, a review by The Associated Press has found.
Data Of City Of Chicago Worker Salaries Which City Of Chicago jobs pays more on average than a Chicago Police Officer?
The AnswerA Chicago Police officer makes an average of $70,000 a year, while more veteran cops collect salaries in the mid-$80,000.
Topinka Won't Pay Lawmakers' Salaries, But Slams Quinn Veto As 'Blackmail'Illinois Comptroller Judy Baar Topinka said Thursday that she has no choice but to withhold lawmakers' paychecks, citing a precedent-setting court case that bars her from paying state employees without a budget appropriation or court order.
Chicago Police Want 12 Percent Pay Raise Contract demands by Chicago police officers include much higher pay and something you might not have imagined.
Conservative Group Presents Alternative State Budget PlanA conservative think tank has proposed an alternative state budget that would cut wages for state employees by 10 percent; require retired workers to pay for their own health care premiums; and force local school districts to fund teacher pensions, instead of the state.