Current Vacancies as of November 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 AND/OR
Court Specialist (no CSR license required)
17th Judicial Circuit - Winnebago County
Apply to:
Patricia Erickson
Court Reporting Services Supervisor
Winnebago County Courthouse
400 W State Street, Rm 215
Rockford, IL  61101
Phone:  (815) 319-4853
Official Court Reporter
First Judicial Circuit
(preference for Alexander County)
Apply to:
Chief Judge's Office
Attn:  Rhoda Bond
Court Reporting Services Supervisor
Williamson County Courthouse
P. O. Box 940
Marion, IL  62959
Ph. (618) 997-1301, x1251
Fax (618) 993-6618
Official Court Reporter
8th Judicial Circuit
(Mason County)
Apply to:
Office of the Chief Judge
Attn: Sharon Main
Trial Court Administrator
521 Vermont Street
Quincy, IL  62301
Phone:  217-277-2055
Fax:  217-277-2072
Official Court Reporter
11th Judicial Circuit
(preference for McLean County)
Apply to:
Hon. Elizabeth A. Robb
Chief Judge
11th Judicial Circuit
McLean County Law & Justice Center
104 West Front Street, Room 511
Bloomington, IL  61701
Phone (309) 888-5254
Official Court Reporter OR Per Diem Court Reporter
5th Judicial Circuit - Vermilion County
Apply to:
Rustye Cooley
Administrative Assistant to Chief Judge
Fifth Judicial Circuit of Illinois
1 Courthouse Square
PO Box 145
Toledo, IL 62468
Ph. (217)849-3844
Fax: (217)849-2271
Official Court Reporter
Stephenson County - Freeport, Illinois
Apply to:
Tom Schwamberger
Office of the Chief Judge
106 S 5th Street, Suite 306A
Oregon, IL 61061
Phone:  (815) 732-1197
Fax:  (815) 732-1198
Official Court Reporter
9th Judicial Circuit
(Warren and Hancock counties)
Apply to:
Office of the Chief Judge
Attn:  Sandra R. Redington
130 South Lafayette Street, Suite 30
Macomb, IL  61455
Phone:  309-837-9278
Fax:  309-833-3547
Official Court Reporter
4th Judicial Circuit
Apply to:
Office of the Chief Judge
Attn:  Linda Worker, Court Administrator
Fayette County Courthouse
221 S. 7th Street
Vandalia, IL  62471
Phone:  (618) 283-2030
Fax:  (618) 283-9741
Official Court Reporter
Lake County - 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