by: Diane Benjamin
Being a CPA, I like numbers. Frequently they reveal interesting things. Here’s my latest:
The information listed about employees is now really good on both the Champaign and Bloomington websites – thanks to the Illinois Policy Institute. All expenses per employee are listed, so I decided to see how much Bloomington pays for employee healthcare compared to Champaign.
I took the BASE pay of every employee COVERED by insurance, and then how much insurance costs each city for these employees. Champaign has their Library employees listed separately, so I had to add them to the other employees. Here’s what I found: