Employee Salaries 100% open

Chicago, IL

What data is expected?

Annual salary information including base pay and overtime pay for all active, permanent employees. Employee salary data show the public how individual staff positions are compensated, and help taxpayers hold city staff accountable for the work the are paid to do. Transparent publication of this dataset can also identify and disincentivize corrupt hiring or compensation in government.

Note that some cities may list only directors and high-level employee salaries. This will not fulfill the requirement for Employee Salaries data for Census purposes. (More info)

  • Employee full name
  • Department
  • Position title
  • Base salary or wages
  • Overtime

How open is the data?

All answers

Question Answer Comment
Openly licensed Yes
Available in bulk Yes
Up-to-date Yes
Available free online Yes
Available free of charge Yes
In an open format CSV, JSON, XLS
findable 4
findable_steps Top of the dataset catalog
licence_url https://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/narr/foia/data_di
Collected by government Yes
usability 3
collector_name City of Chicago
characteristics Employee full name, Department, Position title, Base salary or wages, Overtime
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Meta data

Data locationhttps://data.cityofchicago.org/Administration-Finance/C
Data licence   https://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/narr/foia/data_di
Data format   CSV, JSON, XLS
Reviewer   Jonathan Levy
Submitters   Jonathan Levy
Last modified   Thu Feb 01 2018 20:47:22 GMT+0000 (UTC)