Average Salary for Cook County Employees

The median salary at Cook County is $61K per year. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Cook County Median Salary by Years Experience


1-4 years
8 profiles

5-9 years
8 profiles

10-19 years
8 profiles

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20 years or more
5 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 29
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Years of Experience

Those with one to four years of experience at the company can expect to make about $61K annually on average. The largest fraction of Cook County people (32 percent) have been working for five to nine years and earn $66K per year on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Those with a Master of Science (MS) at Cook County come out on top, and their salaries approach around $86K annually.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Legal Compliance among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of approximately $97K per year. Employee Relations is a popular skill in the Cook County workforce; around one in eight of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Some other standard skills here are Operations Management, Data Analysis, and Payroll Administration.

Benefits and Perks

45 percent receive paid vacation, and only a quarter of respondents get sick leave. Cook County helps its workers sock away funds for retirement, offering plans such as a company pension plan and a 401(k) plan. The vast majority of survey participants report having health insurance, and a large number of workers report having dental coverage. Some other perks are a casual working environment, tuition reimbursement, and flexible hours.

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Key Stats for Cook County


53 %
47 %
$30,639 - $79,962
$41,712 - $85,957

Job Satisfaction

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