The Illinois Auditor General
is a state executive position in the Illinois state government. The auditor general audits public funds of the state
and reports findings and recommendations to the General Assembly
and to the governor
The current officeholder is William Holland. First appointed by the Illinois General Assembly on August 1, 1992, he was re-appointed for a second ten-year term on August 1, 2002, and unanimously re-appointed to a third ten-year term in 2012.
- See also: Compensation of state executive officers
In 2010, the Illinois Auditor General was paid an estimated $139,800 according to the Council of State Governments.