April 1, 2006




Jurisdiction:                   GALLATIN COUNTY


Wages:                                                                         Head Cook   Cook

                                    Start                                         $10.14             $  9.12/Hour

                                    2nd year                                    $10.99             $  9.88/Hour

                                    3rd year                         $11.83             $10.62/Hour

                                    4th year                                     $12.68             $11.40/Hour

                                    5th year +                                  $13.52             $12.16/Hour



Health & Welfare:            For individuals in positions scheduled 7 or more hours per day:


                                    Employee only             $525.00/month

                                    Family                                      $525.00/month


Pension:                        10.45% of gross for individuals in positions scheduled 600 hours or more annually.


Vacation:                      For individuals in 12-month positions paid at hourly equivalent days:


1 Year                                                10 Days

                                    10+ Years                           15 Days





These wage rates and fringe benefits are determined by the Illinois Department of Labor to be conditions prevalent in the state of Illinois and shall be the minimum requirements for food service workers under the Illinois Finance Procurement Code.  Retroactive reimbursement is required if less than the prevailing wage was paid at any time.