Washington County



Data year



$4 million

Total expenditure


Median salary


With a population of 14k, Washington County is classified as Small. It is larger than 30.43% of County populations in Illinois.

The median salary in Washington County is higher than 58.57% of County median salaries in Illinois.

Washington County spent more on payroll in 2017 than 37.14% of other employers in the County category.

The highest spending department in Washington County is the County Sheriff, with an annual payroll expenditure of $1,218,848.

Employees View all (119)

Top earners in Washington County

Data year: 2017 (Source)

Departments View all (15)

Top-spending departments in Washington County

Department Number of employees Median salary Total expenditure
County Sheriff 39 $31,253 $1 million
Washington Co Emergency Servic 26 $24,530 $638k
County Highway Fund 9 $42,560 $383k
States Attorney 7 $41,872 $293k
Health Department 6 $43,185 $259k

Data year: 2017 (Source)

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