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State of Connecticut (1Q 2017)
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Estimated employment1,710
Mean wage$23.41
Entry wage$15.46
10th percentile wage$14.27
50th percentile wage$21.73
90th percentile wage$35.81
 Top Employing Industries
Ambulatory Health Care Services58033.6%
Administrative and Support Services21012.2%
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities19010.9%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities4028.02
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services4026.89
Public Administration7026.83
Educational Services6024.78
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians (29-2071)
Compile, process, and maintain medical records of hospital and clinic patients in a manner consistent with medical, administrative, ethical, legal, and regulatory requirements of the health care system. Process, maintain, compile, and report patient information for health requirements and standards.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$21.73 $36.43  -$14.70
2016$21.22+2.4%$35.58 +2.4%-$14.35
2015$20.81+2%$34.90 +2%-$14.08
2014$20.42+1.9%$34.24 +1.9%-$13.81
2013$20.03+1.9%$33.59 +1.9%-$13.55
2012$19.65+2%$32.93 +2%-$13.28
2011$19.34+1.6%$32.42 +1.6%-$13.08
2010$19.00+1.8%$31.85 +1.8%-$12.85
2009$18.80+1.1%$31.51 +1.1%-$12.71
2008$18.24+3.1%$30.58 +3.1%-$12.33
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$21.73 $22.06  -$0.33
2016$21.22+2.4%$21.36 +3.3%-$0.13
2015$20.81+2%$20.91 +2.1%-$0.09
2014$20.42+1.9%$20.46 +2.2%-$0.03
2013$20.03+1.9%$20.05 +2.1%-$0.01
2012$19.65+2%$19.70 +1.7%-$0.05
2011$19.34+1.6%$19.39 +1.6%-$0.05
2010$19.00+1.8%$19.07 +1.7%-$0.06
2009$18.80+1.1%$18.81 +1.4%-$0.01
2008$18.24+3.1%$18.33 +2.6%-$0.09

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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