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State of Connecticut (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment1,550
Mean wage$15.41
Entry wage$10.45
10th percentile wage$9.81
50th percentile wage$13.92
90th percentile wage$24.31
 Top Employing Industries
Public Administration1,00064.8%
Educational Services27017.6%
Other Information Services24015.3%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Educational Services27016.88
Public Administration1,00014.17
Other Information Services24011.01
Library Assistants, Clerical (43-4121)
Compile records, sort and shelve books, and issue and receive library materials such as pictures, cards, slides and microfilm. Locate library materials for loan and replace material in shelving area, stacks, or files according to identification number and title. Register patrons to permit them to borrow books, periodicals, and other library materials.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$13.92 $19.79  -$5.87
2016$13.38+4.1%$19.02 +4.1%-$5.64
2015$13.05+2.5%$18.55 +2.5%-$5.50
2014$12.79+2%$18.18 +2%-$5.39
2013$12.54+2%$17.82 +2%-$5.28
2012$12.32+1.7%$17.52 +1.7%-$5.19
2011$12.10+1.8%$17.20 +1.8%-$5.10
2010$11.91+1.6%$16.93 +1.6%-$5.02
2009$11.68+1.9%$16.61 +1.9%-$4.92
2008$11.36+2.8%$16.16 +2.8%-$4.79
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$13.92 $22.06  -$8.14
2016$13.38+4.1%$21.36 +3.3%-$7.97
2015$13.05+2.5%$20.91 +2.1%-$7.86
2014$12.79+2%$20.46 +2.2%-$7.66
2013$12.54+2%$20.05 +2.1%-$7.51
2012$12.32+1.7%$19.70 +1.7%-$7.38
2011$12.10+1.8%$19.39 +1.6%-$7.29
2010$11.91+1.6%$19.07 +1.7%-$7.16
2009$11.68+1.9%$18.81 +1.4%-$7.12
2008$11.36+2.8%$18.33 +2.6%-$6.96

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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