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Compensation

For information on compensation packages and benefits received by City of Highland Park employees, please contact the Human Resources Division of the City Manager's Office at 847.926.1007.

Employee Compensation 
In accordance with Public Act 097-0609, the following report includes total compensation packages of City employees.
2019 Compliance Report
2018 Compliance Report
2017 Compliance Report
2016 Compliance Report
2015 Compliance Report

Employee Compensation Plan and Policy
The following documents reflect the Compensation Policy as adopted as a part of the Budget and subsequently updated as appropriate and approved by the City Council.
2019 Compensation Plan - Updated February 11, 2019
2019 Compensation Plan
2019 Compensation Policy

City Manager's Compensation
City Manager's Employment Agreement 

In accordance with Section 5.B of the City Manager Employment Agreement dated July 14, 2014, the City Council conducted an annual review of City Manager Neukirch’s performance on November 13, 2018 and determined that an adjustment to her base salary is appropriate and that, effective October 11, 2018 the base salary shall be increased to $215,280 and $3500 in deferred compensation paid, which amounts shall be reflected in the monthly warrant list approved by the City Council. In addition, a bonus of $10,000 will be paid on the pay date of December 7, 2018.