Collection: Government Spending
Description: Chicago employee salaries were obtained from the city's open data portal and manage by the Office of Budget and Management. Data was obtained on February 2, 2023 and includes only current data as of that date.
Each record is a single contract between the state and an outside vendor for goods or services. The full data files contain all original columns. New columns with normalized data are used for searches. Data processing was done using open-source software and is documented on the Accountability Project GitHub repository.