Government Employee salary in Chicago Metro Area, IL

Average salary
$80,000/yr
Based on 233 income tax records
$39,000
$143,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$66K
 
$88K
 
$80K
 
$73K
$39,000
$143,000
How much do Government Employees make?
The average total salary for a Government Employee is $80,000 per year. This is based on data from 233 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Government Employee and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Government Employee salary can vary between $39,000 to $143,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

Government Employee salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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National Finance Center, Cook County, IL
33 income tax records
$92,500/yr
$53K – $144K
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City Of Chicago, Cook County, IL
17 income tax records
$80,000/yr
$52K – $126K
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Cook County, Cook County, IL
11 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$53K – $139K
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Department Of The Interior, Cook County, IL
18 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$49K – $133K
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State Of Illinois, Cook County, IL
10 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$40K – $118K

Government Employee demographics in Chicago Metro Area, IL

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50% are single
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50% are married
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41% have kids
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63% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Government Employees in Chicago Metro Area, IL

233 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a government employee in Chicago Metro Area, IL is $80,000 per year. Government employee salaries in Chicago Metro Area, IL can vary between $39,000 to $143,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 233 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as government employee.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for government employees near Chicago Metro Area, IL: National Finance Center ($92,500 a year), City of Chicago ($80,000 a year), and Cook County ($70,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for government employees near Chicago Metro Area, IL: Chicago, IL ($80,000 a year), Bloomington, IN ($70,000 a year), and Springfield, IL ($69,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.