Highland Park



Data year



$23 million

Total expenditure


Median salary


With a population of 30k, Highland Park is classified as Medium. It is larger than 80.08% of Municipal populations in Illinois.

The median salary in Highland Park is higher than 71.37% of Municipal median salaries in Illinois.

Highland Park spent more on payroll in 2017 than 88.80% of other employers in the Municipal category.

The highest spending department in Highland Park is the Fire, with an annual payroll expenditure of $5,453,344.

Employees View all (387)

Top earners in Highland Park

Name Position Department Salary
Ghida S Neukirch City Manager Highland Park CMO Administration $207,004
Chris O'Neill Police Sergeant Highland Park PD Traffic $188,829
Gerald L Cameron Jr. Police Commander Highland Park PD Investigations $181,581
Julie Logan Dir Of Finance Highland Park Finance Executive $160,785
Ramesh Kanapareddy Director Of Public Works/City Highland Park Public Works Admin $157,017

Data year: 2017 (Source)

Departments View all (36)

Top-spending departments in Highland Park

Department Number of employees Median salary Total expenditure
Fire 52 $104,872 $5 million
PD Patrol B 22 $92,445 $2 million
PD Patrol A 21 $88,102 $2 million
PD Investigations 10 $118,674 $1 million
CD Building 25 $46,348 $1 million

Data year: 2017 (Source)

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