Labor, Department of
The mission of IDOL is to protect the rights, wages, working conditions, and safety of workers through the enforcement of state labor laws, to safeguard the public through regulation of amusement rides, and to ensure compliance with all labor standards.

Find Equal Pay Information
The Equal Pay Act prohibits employers with four or more employees from paying unequal wages to men and women for doing the same or substantially similar work.
Report A Labor Law Complaint
File a complaint with the Illinois Department of Labor.
Find Required Workplace Posters
Required workplace posters for Illinois employers.
Find Child Labor Law Information
Child Labor Law regulates the employment of workers under 16 years of age.
Find Minimum Wage Information
Minimum wage in Illinois is $9.25 per hour for those individuals who are 18 years and older. There are exceptions.