Wage Rates

Occupational Employment and Wage Rates for  McDonough County (2015)

Occupation Entry Median Experienced
Architecture & Engineering $18.70 $26.42 $32.83
Arts, Design & Entertainment $14.47 $20.73 $27.90
Building/Grounds Cleaning & Maintenance $8.83 $11.02 $16.26
Business & Financial Operations $16.91 $27.58 $34.45
Community & Social Services $12.64 $19.08 $24.28
Computer & Mathematical $15.16 $23.03 $29.09
Construction & Extraction $13.71 $22.40 $28.57
Education, Training & Library $14.36 $29.68 $42.07
Farming, Fishing & Forestry $10.30 $12.98 $14.87
Food Preparation & Serving Related $8.75 $9.14 $10.08
Healthcare Practitioners & Technical $15.66 $26.26 $40.06
Healthcare Support $9.73 $11.68 $13.91
Installation, Maintenance & Repair $14.34 $22.17 $28.17
Legal $23.76 $36.58 $77.32
Life, Physical & Social Science $16.17 $30.01 $38.42
Management $15.59 $31.56 $48.16
Office & Administrative Support $9.59 $13.61 $18.03
Personal Care & Service $8.74 $9.17 $12.15
Production $10.80 $15.45 $19.10
Protective Service $8.87 $11.35 $21.40
Sales & Related $8.94 $10.77 $17.95
Transportation & Material Moving $9.03 $11.50 $14.72

Source: Illinois Department of Employment Security, Occupational Employment Statistics