Average Salary for Cook County Employees

The average Cook County employee earns $59K per year. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $59K annually on average. Overall, the greater share of Cook County folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average $62K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

The best paid folks at Cook County have a Master of Science (MS), earning about $86K annually.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Legal Compliance; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $97K per year. A garden variety skill at Cook County is Employee Relations; close to one-seventh of Cook County's people use it regularly. Operations Management, Scheduling, and Social Media Marketing round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

As part of compensation, Cook County gives paid vacation to one-half of respondents and paid sick leave to 30 percent. Workers can easily stock up on retirement savings by participating in several options such as a company pension plan and a 401(k) plan. Nearly all workers can count on health insurance, and most workers have dental coverage as a benefit. Cook County folks also make good use of a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for Cook County


56 %
44 %
$30,639 - $79,962
$41,712 - $85,957

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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