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As of May 1, 2020 the Village of Skokie will pay you a competitive salary starting at $74,085. Top pay after 5 years for a Firefighter is $98,091.
You will also receive a full benefit package consisting of:
-2 different medical plans to choose from (HMO & PPO) ; employee portion up to 15% -Eye care -Dental care -$45,000 Group Life Insurance -Tier II Pension Plan ; employee portion 10% -Paid Vacation Package (7 days during years 1-5, 9 days during years 6-12, 11 days during years 13-18,14 days during years 19-23,16 days during years 24 > 24-hour duty days) -Paid Sick Leave (Six (6) 24-hour days per calendar year, to a maximum of 1440 hours) -Three (3) Floating Holidays, selected with furlough -Seven (7) Kelly Days, assigned every 18th duty day -Longevity Pay Program (starting @ 8 years, $66.66 per month up to 25 years or more for $145.83 per month -Paramedic Stipend of $5,150