Court Reporters in Illinois
Is Illinois a good place for you to work as a Court Reporter?
You’re in luck! Jobs for Court Reporters in Illinois are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.
Projected employment for Court Reporters in Illinois is growing slower than average.
Court Reporters in Illinois earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.
How Many Court Reporters Work in Illinois?
In Illinois, there were 700 people working as Court Reporters in the year 2018.
There were 830 Court Reporters employed in this state in 2017.
That’s a decline of 130 jobs between 2017 and 2018.
The typical state has 220 Court Reporters working in it, which means Illinois has more Court Reporters than average.
Job Projections for Illinois
Jobs for Court Reporters in this state are growing at a rate of 2.1% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 3.6%.
Illinois Annual Job Openings
The BLS is projecting 80 annual Court Reporters job openings in Illinois, and 960 total jobs in the year 2026.
Nationwide, the prediction is 1,700 annual jobs and 20,300 total jobs in 2026.
What do Court Reporters Make in Illinois?
In 2018 wages for Court Reporters ranged from $44,480 to $100,480 with $63,500 being the median annual salary.
Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $21.39 to $48.31. The median hourly rate was $30.53.
In 2017 the median pay for this field was $28.52 an hour.
The hourly rate grew by $2.01.
The median salary in Illinois is higher than the nationwide median salary.
Top Illinois Metros for Court Reporters
The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Court Reporters.
|Metro||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
|St. Louis, MO-IL||60||$65,880|
Top States for Court Reporters Employment
View the list below to see where most Court Reporters work.
|State||Number Employed||Annual Median Salary|
Below are the states where Court Reporters get paid the most:
|State||Annual Median Salary|
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- Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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