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Hartford LMA (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment2,220
Mean wage$35.79
Entry wage$22.81
10th percentile wage$20.49
50th percentile wage$32.32
90th percentile wage$55.30
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Professional and Business Services86038.8%
Financial Activities65029.5%
Education and Health Services1507.0%
Trade, Transportation and Utilities1406.2%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Financial Activities65039.04
Professional and Business Services86031.33
Education and Health Services15029.64
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Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$32.32 $36.17  -$3.85
2016$31.40+2.9%$35.14 +2.9%-$3.74
2015$30.53+2.9%$34.17 +2.9%-$3.63
2014$29.81+2.4%$33.36 +2.4%-$3.55
2013$29.09+2.5%$32.55 +2.5%-$3.46
2012$28.61+1.7%$32.02 +1.7%-$3.40
2011$28.16+1.6%$31.52 +1.6%-$3.35
2010$27.57+2.2%$30.85 +2.2%-$3.28
2009$27.37+.7%$30.63 +.7%-$3.26
2008$26.52+3.2%$29.68 +3.2%-$3.15
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$32.32 $23.02  $9.30
2016$31.40+2.9%$22.28 +3.3%$9.12
2015$30.53+2.9%$21.82 +2.1%$8.71
2014$29.81+2.4%$21.35 +2.2%$8.46
2013$29.09+2.5%$20.92 +2.1%$8.16
2012$28.61+1.7%$20.56 +1.7%$8.05
2011$28.16+1.6%$20.24 +1.6%$7.93
2010$27.57+2.2%$19.90 +1.7%$7.67
2009$27.37+.7%$19.63 +1.4%$7.74
2008$26.52+3.2%$19.13 +2.6%$7.40
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$28.72960
Waterbury $28.50130
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$28.72960
Norwich-New London$24.18250
Wages in other areas
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