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THE 2013 BIG DOGS REPORT- IL MUNICIPAL SALARIES

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Interim Police Chief in Schaumburg
$68,900 per month

Daily Herald, April 8, 2013
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THEY HATE THE LIGHT,
BUT CAN’T ESCAPE IT!

THE BIG DOGS REPORT 2013- ILLINOIS MUNICIPAL SALARIES

Are they public servants or an elite bureaucracy? You decide.

1.      47 Village Managers Out-earn Every Governor of the 50 States:
See the Top 10 Village Manager Salaries in Illinois. The highest paid is a village manager of small Grayslake at $251,152. Review last years report, click here.

2.      Identifying ‘Legal Corruptions’:
Occupying our state pension systems are private employers like Illinois Association of Park Districts (PeterMurphy, $322,444), and Park District Risk Management Association (Brett Davis, $297,901). Taxpayers have no control over the salaries, but pay for the pensions. Murphy received a 2012 salary spike of $40,000, and Davis has tripled his pay in ten years.

3.      The Nerds that Glitter:
The school district treasurer of Bloom Township made $213,301 and the treasurer of Thornton Township made $200,489 while he also runs his own certified public accounting firm- Eugene Varnado LLC.

In 2012, school treasurer Mohsin Dada double-dipped pension systems for over $440,000: a current salary of $203,903 and a retirement pension of $240,000. His pension is so high because of a massive salary spike from $156,160 to $358,750. Checkout his ‘ego’ website. 

4.      Managing Small Park Districts… is Fun:
 
In 2012, local park district administrators are out-earning the State Director of Parks: Mount Prospect $215,626 ($105,000 in 2000); $212,572 ($74,999 in 2001) in Addison.

Other Highly Compensated Bureaucrats include:

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