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Hartford LMA (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment1,280
Mean wage$40.44
Entry wage$29.77
10th percentile wage$27.12
50th percentile wage$39.36
90th percentile wage$56.95
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Financial Activities37029.2%
Professional and Business Services29022.7%
Education and Health Services20016.0%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Financial Activities37043.45
Public Administration2043.18
Trade, Transportation and Utilities4039.28
Professional and Business Services29038.94
Network and Computer Systems Administrators (15-1142)
Install, configure, and support an organizations local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and Internet systems or a segment of a network system. Monitor network to ensure network availability to all system users and may perform necessary maintenance to support network availability. May monitor and test Web site performance to ensure Web sites operate correctly and without interruption. May assist in network modeling, analysis, planning, and coordination between network and data communications hardware and software. May supervise computer user support specialists and computer network support specialists. May administer network security measures. Excludes Information Security Analysts(15-1122), Computer User Support Specialists (15-1151), and Computer Network Support Specialists (15-1152).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$39.36 $43.33  -$3.97
2016$38.44+2.4%$42.32 +2.4%-$3.87
2015$37.70+2.0%$41.50 +2.0%-$3.80
2014$37.00+1.9%$40.73 +1.9%-$3.73
2013$36.29+1.9%$39.95 +1.9%-$3.66
2012$35.58+2.0%$39.17 +2.0%-$3.58
2011$35.03+1.6%$38.56 +1.6%-$3.53
2010$34.42+1.8%$37.89 +1.8%-$3.47
2009$34.05+1.1%$37.48 +1.1%-$3.43
2008$33.04+3.1%$36.37 +3.1%-$3.33
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$39.36 $23.02  $16.34
2016$38.44+2.4%$22.28 +3.3%$16.15
2015$37.70+2.0%$21.82 +2.1%$15.88
2014$37.00+1.9%$21.35 +2.2%$15.64
2013$36.29+1.9%$20.92 +2.1%$15.37
2012$35.58+2.0%$20.56 +1.7%$15.02
2011$35.03+1.6%$20.24 +1.6%$14.79
2010$34.42+1.8%$19.90 +1.7%$14.52
2009$34.05+1.1%$19.63 +1.4%$14.42
2008$33.04+3.1%$19.13 +2.6%$13.91
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
Norwich-New London$39.33180
New Haven$38.27420
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$38.27420
Norwich-New London$39.33180
Wages in other areas
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