Prevailing Wage

Prevailing Wage Act

The Prevailing Wage Act (ILCS 130/1 et. seq.) requires that all Illinois governmental entities, including home rule units of local government, either accept the prevailing wages determined by the Illinois Department of Labor or investigate and ascertain the prevailing rate of wages as defined in the Act for workers employed to perform work on public works construction projects in the locality in which the work is performed,

Current Prevailing Wage Rates


Certified Transcript of Payroll
Pursuant to PA 100-1177 and 820 ILCS 130/5.1, the Illinois Department of Labor (IDOL) is charged with developing and maintaining an online portal for prevailing wage construction contractors to file their certified payrolls with IDOL.  
Consequently, Contractors and subcontractors shall submit to the Village of Buffalo Grove with their application for payment a signed statement attesting that: (i) certified payroll has been submitted to the Illinois Department of Labor (ii) such payroll is true and accurate; (iii) the hourly rate paid to each worker is at least equal to the prevailing wage for such work.

IDOL Certified Transcript of Payroll Portal

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Brett Robinson

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