Court Reporter in Illinois

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Schools Offering Court Reporting Programs in Illinois


Each year, roughly 0.0% of Illinois students graduate with certificates in court reporting. Thus, Illinois' 5 court reporter schools put out approximately 14 court reporters each year.

Top Schools

Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Wabash Valley College, which was ranked 80th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Illinois that has a court reporter program. It is located in Mount Carmel. In 2010, 1 students graduated from Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Wabash Valley College's court reporter program. Tuition at Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Wabash Valley College was $2,772 per year.

Midstate College, which was ranked 82nd nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Illinois that has a court reporter program. It is located in Peoria. 2 students graduated with certificate in court reporter from Midstate College in 2010. The tuition rate at Midstate College was $13,200 per year.

The third-ranked school in Illinois that has a court reporter program is MacCormac College. MacCormac College, which was ranked 84th in the country in 2010, is located in Chicago. In 2010, 3 students graduated from MacCormac College court reporter program. The tuition rate at MacCormac College was $12,960 per year.

Cost

Tuition at Illinois' court reporter schools ranges from $13,200 per year to $2,520 per year. But, the average tuition is $6,985 per year. The Illinois court reporter schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. Midstate College - located in Peoria, students are charged $13,200 per year
  2. MacCormac College - located in Chicago, students are charged $12,960 per year
  3. South Suburban College - located in South Holland, students are charged $3,473 per year

The lowest tuition rates at Illinois court reporter schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. John A Logan College - located in Carterville, students are charged $2,520 per year
  2. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Wabash Valley College - located in Mount Carmel, students are charged $2,772 per year
  3. South Suburban College - located in South Holland, students are charged $3,473 per year

A court reporter certificate from an Illinois school... what next?

Most people who graduate from court reporter school in Illinois go on to work as a court reporter. If you decide to work as a court reporter in Illinois, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 280 Illinois court reporters as of 2010. The largest populations of Illinois court reporters are working in the following counties:

  1. Boone County - 40 court reporters
  2. Cook County

Salary

On average, court reporters earn $50,450 per year. However, this number is only an average. court reporters in Illinois had varying salaries from $18,440 to $72,710 per year in 2010. On average a court reporter earns the most in the following Illinois counties:

  1. Cook County - $60,420 per year
  2. Boone County - $37,990 per year

The Illinois counties with the lowest average salary for court reporters are:

  1. Boone County - $37,990 per year
  2. Cook County - $60,420 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Illinois statistics regarding a career in court reporting. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as court reporting or paralegal.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Court Reporting in Illinois
  • Bachelor's Degree in Court Reporting in Illinois
  • Certificate in Court Reporting in Illinois

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,175 miles from location John A Logan College Carterville IL 13.1135 n/a 8,568
6,102 miles from location South Suburban College South Holland IL 10.1002 n/a 7,279
6,105 miles from location Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Wabash Valley College Mount Carmel IL 20.0365 n/a 4,810
6,204 miles from location Midstate College Peoria IL 17.5414 100% 592
6,103 miles from location MacCormac College Chicago IL 15.9918 n/a 151
 

Curious what studying Court Reporter gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Illinois

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Court Reporters + 280 $50,450 -26.3%
 

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