IL Department of Labor

160 N. LaSalle St., Ste. C-1300
Chicago, IL 60601
(312) 793-2800

About Us

The mission of the Illinois Department of Labor (IDOL) is to promote and protect the rights, wages, welfare, working conditions, safety and health of Illinois workers through enforcement of state read more
  • About

    The mission of the Illinois Department of Labor (IDOL) is to promote and protect the rights, wages, welfare, working conditions, safety and health of Illinois workers through enforcement of state labor laws, to safeguard the public through regulation of amusement rides and to ensure compliance with all other labor standards.

    IDOL is responsible for the administration and enforcement of more than 20 labor and safety laws. The Department is organized into the following major areas: Fair Labor Standards, Conciliation and Mediation, Safety Inspection and Education, Carnival and Amusement Ride Safety, Equal Opportunity Workforce, Legal and Administration.

    The Department has three offices across the State; its headquarters located in Springfield, a fully operational administrative office in Chicago; as well as a regional office in Marion. Contact information for each IDOL location is below:

    Chicago Office
    160 N. LaSalle Street
    Suite C-1300
    Chicago, IL 60601
    Phone: 312-793-2800
    Fax: 312-793-5257

    Springfield Office
    1 W. Old State Capitol Plaza
    Room 300
    Springfield, IL 62701
    Phone: 217-782-6206
    Fax: 217-782-0596

  • Highlights

    • IL Dept of Labor Required Posters
    • Minimum Wage/Overtime Laws
    • Wage Payment & Collection Act
    • IL Dept. of Labor Laws/Rules
    • Licenses/Permits