Public employee tally: Top 100 cities in Illinois
Village of Valley City, Village of Sauget and Village of Gulfport employ the most government workers per capita in Illinois, according to 2017 Illinois State Comptroller financial reports.
State law requires local governments to self-report financial records each year, including the number of employees whose paychecks come from taxpayers. Employees per capita is calculated to compare staffs across cities and villages.
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100 Illinois cities with the most public employees