Dataset Overview

This dataset features 77k employeees/individuals holding a Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) license so that they may legally operate in Chicago Department. Each employee is registered with the following information: DCA license number, license position (employee or individual), license expiration date, license category, employee name, employee address (building, street, department, zip code), contact phone number, address borough, etc.


Department · Chicago Employee
Department Count
1. POLICE 12941 26.34%
2. FIRE 4797 9.76%
3. OEMC 1168 2.38%
4. OEMC 832 1.69%
5. PUBLIC LIBRARY 708 1.44%
6. AVIATION 556 1.13%
7. FINANCE 532 1.08%
8. HEALTH 512 1.04%
9. TRANSPORTN 396 0.81%
10. WATER MGMNT 366 0.74%

Position Title · Chicago Employee
Position Title Count
1. POLICE OFFICER 9393 19.12%
2. FIREFIGHTER-EMT 1424 2.90%
3. SERGEANT 1118 2.28%
4. POLICE OFFICER (ASSIGNED AS DETECTIVE) 845 1.72%
5. FIREFIGHTER 564 1.15%
6. CROSSING GUARD 482 0.98%
7. LIEUTENANT-EMT 398 0.81%
8. TRAFFIC CONTROL AIDE-HOURLY 371 0.76%
9. LIEUTENANT 356 0.72%
10. FIREFIGHTER-EMT (RECRUIT) 318 0.65%

Chicago Employee
Name Position Department Salary
Evans, Ginger S Commissioner of Aviation Aviation $300,000
Johnson, Eddie T Superintendent of Police Police $260,004
Emanuel, Rahm Mayor Mayor's Office $216,210
Santiago, Jose A Fire Commissioner Fire $202,728
Ford II, Richard C First Deputy Fire Commissioner Fire $197,736
Navarro, Kevin B First Deputy Superintendent Police $197,724
Deal, Aaron J Chief of Staff Mayor's Office $195,000
Callahan, Michael E Deputy Fire Commissioner Fire $187,680
Gray Jr, Arriel Deputy Fire Commissioner Fire $187,680
Nielsen, Mark A Deputy Fire Commissioner Fire $187,680
Vasquez, Anthony P Deputy Fire Commissioner Fire $187,680
Riccio, Anthony J Chief Police $185,364
Staples, Melissa A Chief Police $185,364
Waller, Fred L Chief Police $185,364
Welch IIi, Eddie L Chief Police $185,364
West, Barbara J Chief Police $185,364
Fox, Michael W Asst Deputy Fire Commissioner Fire $185,352
Sampey, Timothy T Asst Deputy Fire Commissioner Fire $185,352
Sheridan, Mary L Asst Deputy Fire Commissioner Fire $185,352
Vogt, William C Asst Deputy Fire Commissioner Fire $185,352