April 1, 2006




Jurisdiction:                   JACKSON COUNTY


Wages:                         HEAD COOK:                        $14.67/Hour

                                    COOK:                                   $10.40/Hour

                                    P/T HELPER:                                 $  7.28/Hour*


*Part-time cook helper position is a three-hour or four-our per day position.


Health & Welfare:            For individuals in positions scheduled 32.5 hours per week:


                                    Employee only             $105.47/Month

                                    Employee + 1                          $138.97/Month

                                    Family                                      $138.97/Month


Part time employees receive a prorated share based on weekly hours scheduled compared to 32.5 hours.


Pension:                        11.94% of gross for individuals in positions scheduled 600 or more hours annually.


Vacation:                      N/A




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.