Election Results for 1979 General Election, Mayor, Chicago, IL

Candidate Party Rank Votes %  
Jane Byrne Democratic Party 1 of 3 700,874 82.1% 82 Percent
Wallace D. Johnson Republican Party 2 of 3 137,663 16.1% 16 Percent
Andrew Pulley Other Parties 3 of 3 15,625 1.8% 2 Percent