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Fast Facts for Employment Specialists in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Springfield, Decatur and Chicago
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Champaign, Peoria and Bloomington
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago, Springfield and Rockford

Salaries for Employment Specialists in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Decatur, Chicago and Springfield

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More Illinois Employment Specialist Training Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Chicago
Doctorate
23,110
Evanston
Doctorate
21,823
Chicago
Masters
19,340
Chicago
Doctorate
16,422
Joliet
Associates
15,383
Palos Hills
Associates
15,021
Palatine
Associates
14,142
River Grove
Associates
11,386
Macomb
Doctorate
10,373
Sugar Grove
Associates
10,081
Des Plaines
Associates
9,443
Chicago
Associates
8,486
Chicago
Doctorate
7,730
Godfrey
Associates
7,272
Romeoville
Doctorate
6,544
Lisle
Doctorate
5,892
Peoria
Doctorate
5,598
Chicago
Doctorate
4,700
Chicago
Doctorate
4,515
Chicago
Masters
3,896
Joliet
Doctorate
3,864
Chicago
Doctorate
3,043
Naperville
Masters
2,949
Lebanon
Doctorate
2,902
Galesburg
Associates
1,927
Rockford
Bachelors
1,576
Elgin
Doctorate
1,298
Bridgeview
Associates
684
Carlinville
Bachelors
596
Schaumburg
Masters
323
Chicago
Associates
262

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Employment Specialists

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Employment Specialists

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Employment Specialists relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Kankakee90 $50,550
Peoria530 $62,340
Rockford410 $52,810
Springfield470 $61,660
Carbondale-Marion120 $57,450
Champaign-Urbana460 $53,260
Danville90 $55,390
Decatur90 $60,710
Bloomington410 $63,640

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