With an annual payroll of about $21 million, Knox employs 342 full-time and 113 part-time faculty and staff. Nearly 85% of employees live in the Galesburg area.
More than 80% of all Knox students work on campus or in local businesses.
Knox’s student payroll is about $1.29 million.
Knox’s annual budget for goods and services is more than $14 million. Much of that is contracted with West Central Illinois businesses (including Peoria).
Knox brings in more than $4 million in annual contributions from outside this area.
Knox has completed nearly $15 million in renovation, construction, and other capital projects over the past five years. More than 80% (12 million) of those projects used Galesburg area contractors and workers.