The County Administrator is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of Peoria County government, an organization that encompasses 26 departments - including nine elected offices - and approximately 685 team members. The County’s annual budget in 2024 is $155.3 million.
The Peoria County Administrator also advises the County Board on matters of policy and implements the directives of the County Board. Responsibilities of the office include:
The County Administrator reports to the County Board and has supervisory authority over the following departments:
The County Administrator works closely with county-wide elected officials but does not have supervisory authority over them.
In compliance with 5 ILCS 120/7.3(b), Peoria County government has compiled a list of employees who have a total compensation package of $75,000 or more approved as part of the annual budget. "Total compensation package" means payment by the employer to the employee for salary plus benefits that may include health insurance, a housing allowance, a vehicle allowance, a clothing allowance, bonuses, loans, vacation days granted, and sick days granted.
This list is also available at the Peoria County Administration Office.