Below are the highest paid employees of the Bolingbrook Police Department and Bolingbrook Fire Department. This information comes from a Patch FOIA request for salary and benefit information for 2012.
Editor's note: We post this information because we know it is of interest to our readers, the taxpayers, whose property taxes are a source of income for the village and its police and fire departments.
The "Other" category can include contributions such as overtime, pension contributions, bereavement and company car and cell phones, among others.
About 8 pecent of a Bolingbrook property tax bill goes to the village. The total village levy in 2012 was $16,346,000, according to village documents.