CT.Gov Home Connecticut LMI 1Q 2017 Connecticut Occupational Employment & Wages Home
Select Occupation
State of Connecticut (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment2,670
Mean wage$41.29
Entry wage$24.35
10th percentile wage$22.07
50th percentile wage$36.41
90th percentile wage$63.63
 Top Employing Industries
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods54020.1%
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods37014%
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities33012.4%
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers2509.4%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Chemical Manufacturing2079.81
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities7052.21
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities8048.41
Machinery Manufacturing43.75
1st-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers (41-1012)
Directly supervise and coordinate activities of sales workers other than retail sales workers. May perform duties, such as budgeting, accounting, and personnel work, in addition to supervisory duties.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$36.41 $14.46  $21.95
2016$35.50+2.6%$14.10 +2.6%$21.40
2015$35.12+1.1%$13.95 +1.1%$21.17
2014$34.12+2.9%$13.55 +2.9%$20.57
2013$33.29+2.5%$13.22 +2.5%$20.07
2012$32.62+2.1%$12.95 +2.1%$19.66
2011$31.97+2%$12.70 +2%$19.27
2010$31.23+2.4%$12.40 +2.4%$18.83
2009$31.09+.5%$12.35 +.5%$18.74
2008$31.03+.2%$12.32 +.2%$18.71
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$36.41 $22.06  $14.35
2016$35.50+2.6%$21.36 +3.3%$14.14
2015$35.12+1.1%$20.91 +2.1%$14.21
2014$34.12+2.9%$20.46 +2.2%$13.66
2013$33.29+2.5%$20.05 +2.1%$13.24
2012$32.62+2.1%$19.70 +1.7%$12.91
2011$31.97+2%$19.39 +1.6%$12.57
2010$31.23+2.4%$19.07 +1.7%$12.17
2009$31.09+.5%$18.81 +1.4%$12.28
2008$31.03+.2%$18.33 +2.6%$12.70

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.
Go Connecticut LMI Home State of Connecticut Department of Labor - Office of Research
200 Folly Brook Boulevard, Wethersfield, CT 06109 / Phone: 860-263-6285
LMI Home | CTDOL Home | CT.gov | Feedback | Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Accessibility Policy
Product funded by a grant awarded by USDOL's Employment and Training Administration. (more)
Go to the State of Connecticut website