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Bridgeport-Stamford LMA (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment2,470
Mean wage$18.48
Entry wage$11.14
10th percentile wage$10.34
50th percentile wage$16.99
90th percentile wage$30.00
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Trade, Transportation and Utilities1,65066.7%
Professional and Business Services34013.8%
Education and Health Services1204.9%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Public Administration3027.41
Trade, Transportation and Utilities1,65018.57
Financial Activities17.88
Light Truck or Delivery Services Drivers (53-3033)
Drive a light vehicle, such as a truck or van, with a capacity of less than 26,000 pounds Gross Vehicle Weight (GVW), primarily to deliver or pick up merchandise or to deliver packages. May load and unload vehicle. Excludes ""Couriers and Messengers""
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$16.99 $15.90  $1.09
2016$16.22+4.8%$15.18 +4.8%$1.04
2015$15.84+2.4%$14.82 +2.4%$1.02
2014$15.48+2.3%$14.49 +2.3%$0.99
2013$15.23+1.6%$14.26 +1.6%$0.98
2012$14.88+2.4%$13.93 +2.4%$0.95
2011$14.70+1.2%$13.75 +1.2%$0.94
2010$14.42+1.9%$13.50 +1.9%$0.93
2009$14.19+1.7%$13.28 +1.7%$0.91
2008$13.81+2.8%$12.92 +2.8%$0.89
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$16.99 $23.51  -$6.52
2016$16.22+4.8%$22.76 +3.3%-$6.54
2015$15.84+2.4%$22.28 +2.1%-$6.44
2014$15.48+2.3%$21.81 +2.2%-$6.32
2013$15.23+1.6%$21.37 +2.1%-$6.13
2012$14.88+2.4%$21.00 +1.7%-$6.11
2011$14.70+1.2%$20.67 +1.6%-$5.97
2010$14.42+1.9%$20.32 +1.7%-$5.89
2009$14.19+1.7%$20.05 +1.4%-$5.86
2008$13.81+2.8%$19.53 +2.6%-$5.72
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 2017
Top Areas For This Occupation
Best Pay
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$16.751,790
Norwich-New London$16.37650
Waterbury $15.90660
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$16.751,790
Waterbury $15.90660
Norwich-New London$16.37650
Wages in other areas
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