Court Reporter Schools In Illinois

In Illinois, there are 5 accredited schools where court reporter classes faculty can find employment. The trends in Illinois' court reporter academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in court reporter includes court reporter training at the following levels:

  • Court Reporter Certificate
  • Associates degree in Court Reporter
  • Bachelors degree in Court Reporter


  1. John A Logan College

    700 Logan College Road, Carterville, Illinois 62918-2500

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  2. MacCormac College

    29 E. Madison, Chicago, Illinois 60602-4405

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  3. South Suburban College

    15800 South State Street, South Holland, Illinois 60473-1200

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  4. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Wabash Valley College

    2200 College Drive, Mount Carmel, Illinois 62863

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Professional Trends

Illinois Vs. National Court Reporter Employment

Illinois 280
National 18,430

Of all of the court reporters in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Illinois.

Employment Growth for Court reporters In Illinois

0 0 0 120 280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of court reporters is growing in Illinois. In 2010 there were 280 more court reporters working in Illinois than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of court reporter has grown by 100% in Illinois. This growth is faster than the change in the number of court reporters around the country. Nationally, the number of court reporters has grown by 9% from 2006 to 2010.

Court Reporter VS. All Professions salaries in Illinois

$36,980 $41,250 $39,470 $42,390 $50,450
$46,261 $48,114 $49,602 $50,552 $51,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Court Reporter
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of court reporters is growing, the salaries paid to court reporters are increasing in Illinois. The mean salary for court reporters in 2006 was $36,980 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $50,450 per year.

Salary percentiles for Court reporters in Illinois

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This represents a 27% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Illinois, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of court reporter. The pay differential between the highest paid court reporters and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 271%

Average Salaries for Court reporters and related professions in Illinois

Court Reporter

In Illinois, court reporters make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Court Reporter programs available for each degree type for all schools in Illinois


The number of students graduating from the 5 accredited court reporter schools in Illinois is increasing. In Illinois, there were 11 graduates in 2006. And there were 14 graduates from court reporter courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of court reporter school degree or certificate graduates in Illinois by 27%. Most of these graduates, or 43%, earned a associate's degree in court reporter.

Court Reporter Faculty Salaries in Illinois

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