Wage Information: Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)

Wage data for occupations is collected in the Occupational Employment Statistics (OES) program. Information on entry level, median, and experienced hourly (and annual) wages is available for Illinois, the Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs), Economic Development Regions (EDRs), counties and the Local Workforce Investment Areas (LWIAs) in Excel format.

Wage Data 2019

SOC Code Definitions​


Current data is for 2020 Annual.

​Statewide Occupational Wage (Excel)​ | Statewide Wage Publication (PDF)​

​MSA Occupational Wages

Current data is for 2020 Annual.


​All MSA Occupational Wages (ZIP)​

​Economic Development Region Occupational Wages

Definitions of Economic Development Regions (EDRs)

Current data is for 2020 Annual.


​​All EDR Occupational Wages (ZIP)​​

​Local Workforce Innovation Area (LWIA) Occupational Wages

Definitions of Local Workforce Innovation Areas (LWIAs)​

Current data is for 2020 Annual.


​​All LWIA Occupational Wages (ZIP)​​

​County Occupational Wages

Current data is for 2020 Annual.


​​All County Occupational Wages (ZIP)​​

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