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$5 million

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Median salary


With a population of 6k, Countryside is classified as Small. It is larger than 26.56% of Municipal populations in Illinois.

The median salary in Countryside is higher than 89.63% of Municipal median salaries in Illinois.

Countryside spent more on payroll in 2017 than 41.08% of other employers in the Municipal category.

Employees View all (56)

Top earners in Countryside

Name Position Salary
Gail Paul City Administrator $150,848
Joseph Ford Police Chief $127,286
Darrell Durell Sergeant $123,505
Scott Novak Deputy Chief $122,501
Sharon Peterson Assistant City Administrator $121,972

Data year: 2017 (Source)

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