Prevailing Wage Inquiries

On August 13, 2019, Comptroller Mendoza signed an Executive Order that reaffirms the Comptroller's Office's role in ensuring compliance with the Prevailing Wage Act on behalf of Illinois workers.

Click here to view the Comptroller's Executive Order

Taxpayers can now inquire about Prevailing Wage Act contracts that have been reported to our Office. You can enter a specific vendor name, vendor FEIN, or a county. The information returned will include the vendor name, contracting agency, contract number, original contract amount, original contract terms, county, location, and general description.  

Click here to search for state contracts

For more information about how to complete a Prevailing Wage Inquiry form, please call the Comptroller's Prevailing Wage Officer:

Patrick Haynes (312) 814-2472, or (217) 782-6000.

Prevailing Wage Enforcement Officer
Attn: Patrick Haynes
Illinois Comptroller's Office
201 Capitol
Springfield, IL 62704

IOC Accounting Bulletin – Prevailing Wage and Grant Recipients

The Office of the Comptroller requires state agencies to follow the guidelines pursuant to the Prevailing Wage Act.

Department of Labor – 

If you are looking to file a Prevailing Wage Complaint with the Illinois Department of Labor, you may find the form here. 

(In order to download, please use Internet Explorer or right click "here" and save the PDF to your desktop and open with Adobe Reader).

If you are looking for a list of Prevailing Wage rates from the Illinois Department of Labor, you may access the list here.