Madison County



Data year



$50 million

Total expenditure


Median salary


With a population of 267k, Madison County is classified as Large. It is larger than 98.55% of County populations in Illinois.

The median salary in Madison County is higher than 94.29% of County median salaries in Illinois.

Madison County spent more on payroll in 2017 than 100.00% of other employers in the County category.

The highest spending department in Madison County is the Sheriff, with an annual payroll expenditure of $8,165,040.

Employees View all (1190)

Top earners in Madison County

Name Position Department Salary
Thomas Gibbons State`S Attorney Madison County States Attorney $166,525
John Rekowski Public Defender Madison County Public Defender $149,864
Mark Gvillo County Engineer Madison County Highway Department $133,668
Douglas Hulme County Administrator Madison County County Board $120,182
Rick Faccin Auditor Madison County Auditor $118,123

Data year: 2017 (Source)

Departments View all (37)

Top-spending departments in Madison County

Department Number of employees Median salary Total expenditure
Sheriff 110 $74,228 $8 million
Sheriff Jail 64 $61,033 $4 million
Circuit Clerk 93 $41,311 $4 million
Probation 55 $69,586 $4 million
States Attorney 87 $38,180 $3 million

Data year: 2017 (Source)

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