Average Salary for Cook County Employees

Cook County pays its employees $65K annually on average. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach approximately $64K per year. Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make about $61K annually on average. The greater proportion of employees (50 percent) report 20 years or more of experience and bring home median pay of $78K per year.


Earning $64K annually on average, Budget Analysts receive the most money.

Certifications and Degrees

Those with a Bachelor's Degree at Cook County come out on top, and their salaries approach $88K per year.


When it comes to skills, Budgeting seems to bolster pay the most; employees who claim proficiency also enjoy a median income of around $64K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Data Analysis; the greater part deem it necessary for work.

Benefits and Perks

The firm looks out for its employees by sponsoring assorted retirement savings plans such as a company pension plan, a 403(b) plan, a defined benefit retirement plan, and a 401(k) plan. For a large number of employees, benefits include health insurance, and a large number of workers get dental coverage, too. The company also dishes out perks such as defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, life insurance, a defined benefit retirement plan, and a casual working environment.

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Key Stats for Cook County


52 %
48 %
$61,364 - $78,194
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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