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Torrington LMA (1Q 2016)
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Estimated employment700
Mean wage$35.74
Entry wage$28.86
10th percentile wage$26.80
50th percentile wage$35.48
90th percentile wage$46.67
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Education and Health Services69098.9%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Education and Health Services690$35.26
Registered Nurses (29-1141)
Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records. Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients. May advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management. Licensing or registration required. Include advance practice nurses such as: nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, certified nurse midwives, and certified registered nurse anesthetists. Advanced practice nursing is practiced by RNs who have specialized formal, post-basic education and who function in highly autonomous and specialized roles.
Mean Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$35.48 $33.08  $2.40
2015$34.58+2.6%$32.24 +2.6%$2.34
2014$33.93+1.9%$31.64 +1.9%$2.30
2013$33.28+1.9%$31.03 +1.9%$2.25
2012$32.64+2.0%$30.43 +2.0%$2.21
2011$32.13+1.6%$29.96 +1.6%$2.17
2010$31.57+1.8%$29.43 +1.8%$2.14
2009$31.23+1.1%$29.12 +1.1%$2.11
2008$30.30+3.1%$28.25 +3.1%$2.05
2007$29.29+3.5%$27.30 +3.5%$1.98
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$35.48 $18.42  $17.06
2015$34.58+2.6%$17.90 +2.9%$16.67
2014$33.93+1.9%$17.52 +2.2%$16.41
2013$33.28+1.9%$17.17 +2.1%$16.12
2012$32.64+2.0%$16.87 +1.7%$15.76
2011$32.13+1.6%$16.61 +1.6%$15.52
2010$31.57+1.8%$16.33 +1.7%$15.24
2009$31.23+1.1%$16.11 +1.4%$15.12
2008$30.30+3.1%$15.70 +2.6%$14.60
2007$29.29+3.5%$15.20 +3.3%$14.09
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.
Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2016
Top Areas For This Occupation
Best Pay
Median Wage / Employment
Torrington $35.48 700
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
Torrington $35.48 700
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