Data year



$21 million

Total expenditure


Median salary


With a population of 31k, Gurnee is classified as Medium. It is larger than 81.74% of Municipal populations in Illinois.

The median salary in Gurnee is higher than 90.87% of Municipal median salaries in Illinois.

Gurnee spent more on payroll in 2017 than 85.89% of other employers in the Municipal category.

Employees View all (272)

Top earners in Gurnee

Name Position Salary
Patrick A Muetz Village Administrator $200,925
Robert F Heraver Battalion Chief Gold Shift $179,705
Kevin M Woodside Police Chief $173,385
David L Ziegler Community Development Director $167,465
Thomas J Rigwood Director Of Public Works $160,798

Data year: 2017 (Source)

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