Current Vacancies as of March 2014

For consideration for a position listed below, please download and complete the
application or send a resume and cover letter directly to the circuit.  Please do not
send applications to Court Reporting Services.  To work as a court reporter in
Illinois, you must have a Certified Shorthand Reporter license issued by the
Department of Financial and Professional Regulation.  Visit them online at  

The available position may not be in the same county listed in the mailing address.
Feel free to contact the circuit for more information.

Starting salary range for an Official Court Reporter is $37,440 to $42,440, except for
Cook County which is $47,942 to $52,942, plus transcript fees.  Additional salary
for realtime certification.  For benefit information, please visit the
Employment page.
Illinois Official Court Reporters
Official Court Reporter
2nd Judicial Circuit
Apply to:
Office of the Chief Judge
Attn:  Karen Crisel
Jefferson County Justice Center
911 Casey Avenue
Mt. Vernon, IL  62864
Phone:  (618) 244-8036
Fax:  (618) 244-8038
Official Court Reporter
5th Judicial Circuit - Edgar/Coles County
Apply to:
Office of the Chief Judge
Attn:  Rustye Cooley
Fifth Judicial Circuit
1 Courthouse Sq
PO Box 145
Toledo, IL  62468
Phone:  (217) 849-3844
Fax:  (217) 849-2271
Official Court Reporter
8th Judicial Circuit - Schuyler County
Apply to:
Office of the Chief Judge
Attn:  Sharon Main
Adams County Courthouse
521 Vermont Street
Quincy, IL  62301
Phone:  (217) 277-2055
Fax:  (217) 277-2072
Official Court Reporter
19th Judicial Circuit - Waukegan, IL
Apply to:
Marianne Ligenza
Court Reporting Services Supervisor
Lake County Courthouse
18 N. County Street
Waukegan, IL 60085
847.377.3812 Phone
847.249.8442 Facsimile
Per Diem Court Reporter ($180/day)
Sangamon County - Springfield, Illinois
Apply to:
Suzann Maxheimer
Trial Court Administrator
7th Judicial Circuit
200 North 9th Street, Room 522
Springfield, IL  62701
Phone:  (217) 753-6360
Fax:  (217) 753-6357