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Chicago Controller Compensation Costs Edge up in 2017 Q4

In the January 31st, 2018 report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, regional compensation and benefit cost increases are explained.  Chicago area wage and benefit increases are within national averages.  We are seeing increasing willingness for small to mid size companies in the Chicago area raise their target compensation levels for Controller and similar level positions.  Continuing a trend in Illinois, government worker wage and benefit increases exceed those in private sectors.  For the BLS report Click Here