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Hartford LMA (1Q 2017)
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Estimated employment2,160
Mean wage$22.45
Entry wage$16.98
10th percentile wage$16.45
50th percentile wage$21.71
90th percentile wage$30.68
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Education and Health Services68031.7%
Professional and Business Services56025.8%
Financial Activities50023.2%
Trade, Transportation and Utilities1908.9%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Financial Activities50023.27
Public Administration3022.77
Professional and Business Services56021.59
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators (43-3021)
Compile, compute, and record billing, accounting, statistical, and other numerical data for billing purposes. Prepare billing invoices for services rendered or for delivery or shipment of goods.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$21.71 $20.28  $1.43
2016$20.86+4.1%$19.49 +4.1%$1.37
2015$20.35+2.5%$19.01 +2.5%$1.34
2014$19.95+2.0%$18.64 +2.0%$1.31
2013$19.55+2.0%$18.26 +2.0%$1.29
2012$19.22+1.7%$17.95 +1.7%$1.27
2011$18.87+1.8%$17.63 +1.8%$1.24
2010$18.57+1.6%$17.35 +1.6%$1.22
2009$18.22+1.9%$17.02 +1.9%$1.20
2008$17.72+2.8%$16.56 +2.8%$1.17
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$21.71 $23.02  -$1.31
2016$20.86+4.1%$22.28 +3.3%-$1.42
2015$20.35+2.5%$21.82 +2.1%-$1.46
2014$19.95+2.0%$21.35 +2.2%-$1.40
2013$19.55+2.0%$20.92 +2.1%-$1.37
2012$19.22+1.7%$20.56 +1.7%-$1.34
2011$18.87+1.8%$20.24 +1.6%-$1.36
2010$18.57+1.6%$19.90 +1.7%-$1.32
2009$18.22+1.9%$19.63 +1.4%-$1.40
2008$17.72+2.8%$19.13 +2.6%-$1.40
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$23.241,250
Waterbury $20.33160
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$23.241,250
Norwich-New London$19.86250
Wages in other areas
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