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State of Connecticut (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment33,280
Mean wage$70.78
Entry wage$31.54
10th percentile wage$26.77
50th percentile wage$58.89
90th percentile wageN/A
 Top Employing Industries
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services3,89011.7%
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities1,9105.7%
Management of Companies and Enterprises1,5404.6%
Administrative and Support Services1,5304.6%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services3,89080.20
Water Transportation4076.18
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing49075.79
General and Operations Managers (11-1021)
Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of companies or public and private sector organizations. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources, but are too diverse and general in nature to be classified in any one functional area of management or administration, such as personnel, purchasing, or administrative services. Include owners and managers who head small business establishments whose duties are primarily managerial. Exclude "First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales Workers" (41-1011) and workers in other small establishments.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$58.89 $57.32  $1.57
2016$57.21+2.9%$55.69 +2.9%$1.53
2015$55.63+2.9%$54.14 +2.9%$1.48
2014$54.31+2.4%$52.86 +2.4%$1.45
2013$53.00+2.5%$51.58 +2.5%$1.41
2012$52.14+1.7%$50.75 +1.7%$1.39
2011$51.32+1.6%$49.95 +1.6%$1.37
2010$50.23+2.2%$48.89 +2.2%$1.34
2009$49.87+.7%$48.54 +.7%$1.33
2008$48.33+3.2%$47.04 +3.2%$1.29
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$58.89 $22.06  $36.83
2016$57.21+2.9%$21.36 +3.3%$35.86
2015$55.63+2.9%$20.91 +2.1%$34.72
2014$54.31+2.4%$20.46 +2.2%$33.85
2013$53.00+2.5%$20.05 +2.1%$32.95
2012$52.14+1.7%$19.70 +1.7%$32.43
2011$51.32+1.6%$19.39 +1.6%$31.92
2010$50.23+2.2%$19.07 +1.7%$31.16
2009$49.87+.7%$18.81 +1.4%$31.06
2008$48.33+3.2%$18.33 +2.6%$30.00

Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2017

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.
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