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State of Connecticut (1Q 2016)
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Estimated employment3,710
Mean wage$42.42
Entry wage$30.41
10th percentile wage$27.81
50th percentile wage$40.10
90th percentile wage$60.57
 Top Employing Industries
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services81021.9%
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities39010.5%
Educational Services3008.1%
Administrative and Support Services2205.8%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Nonstore Retailers56.19
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers2050.16
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities19048.64
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities39045.26
Other Information Services2044.42
Network and Computer Systems Administrators (15-1142)
Install, configure, and support an organizations local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and Internet systems or a segment of a network system. Monitor network to ensure network availability to all system users and may perform necessary maintenance to support network availability. May monitor and test Web site performance to ensure Web sites operate correctly and without interruption. May assist in network modeling, analysis, planning, and coordination between network and data communications hardware and software. May supervise computer user support specialists and computer network support specialists. May administer network security measures. Excludes Information Security Analysts(15-1122), Computer User Support Specialists (15-1151), and Computer Network Support Specialists (15-1152).
Mean Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$40.10 $41.30  -$1.19
2015$39.08+2.6%$40.25 +2.6%-$1.16
2014$38.35+1.9%$39.50 +1.9%-$1.14
2013$37.62+1.9%$38.74 +1.9%-$1.12
2012$36.89+2.0%$37.99 +2.0%-$1.10
2011$36.31+1.6%$37.40 +1.6%-$1.08
2010$35.68+1.8%$36.74 +1.8%-$1.06
2009$35.29+1.1%$36.35 +1.1%-$1.05
2008$34.24+3.1%$35.27 +3.1%-$1.02
2007$33.10+3.5%$34.09 +3.5%-$0.99
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$40.10 $21.45  $18.65
2015$39.08+2.6%$20.85 +2.9%$18.23
2014$38.35+1.9%$20.40 +2.2%$17.95
2013$37.62+1.9%$19.99 +2.1%$17.63
2012$36.89+2.0%$19.65 +1.7%$17.24
2011$36.31+1.6%$19.34 +1.6%$16.97
2010$35.68+1.8%$19.02 +1.7%$16.66
2009$35.29+1.1%$18.76 +1.4%$16.54
2008$34.24+3.1%$18.28 +2.6%$15.97
2007$33.10+3.5%$17.69 +3.3%$15.40
Note: The mid-wage is the median wage. The average wage is the mean wage. The entry-level wage is equal to the average of the lower third of reported wages for the occupation. The wage range consists of the 10th and 90th percentiles; 80% of workers earn between this wage range, 10% earn less while 10% earn more.
Top Areas For This Occupation
Best Pay
Connecticut $40.10 3,710
Highest Employment
Connecticut $40.10 3,710

Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2016

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