Illinois State Police Raise Trooper Salaries Above $90,000 To Attract Recruits Amid Labor Shortage

In a bid to beef up the ranks of the Illinois State Police, new troopers are being lured in with the promise of hefty paychecks, to the tune of over $90,000.

In the face of a tight labor market, this substantial sum marks a move by the state to remain competitive, ensuring that only the most capable individuals don the uniform and badge committed to justice and public protection, according to a press release from the ISP.

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