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Hartford LMA (1Q 2017)
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Estimated employment2,040
Mean wage$31.20
Entry wage$19.72
10th percentile wage$16.14
50th percentile wage$31.23
90th percentile wage$46.77
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Education and Health Services703.2%
Public Administration502.5%
Trade, Transportation and Utilities502.3%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Trade, Transportation and Utilities5037.43
Education and Health Services7032.29
Public Administration5030.78
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters (47-2152)
Assemble, install, alter, and repair pipelines or pipe systems that carry water, steam, air, or other liquids or gases. May install heating and cooling equipment and mechanical control systems.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$31.23 $26.32  $4.91
2016$30.06+3.9%$25.33 +3.9%$4.73
2015$29.57+1.7%$24.92 +1.7%$4.65
2014$28.93+2.2%$24.39 +2.2%$4.55
2013$28.50+1.5%$24.02 +1.5%$4.48
2012$28.25+.9%$23.81 +.9%$4.44
2011$27.84+1.5%$23.46 +1.5%$4.38
2010$27.52+1.2%$23.19 +1.2%$4.33
2009$27.23+1.1%$22.95 +1.1%$4.28
2008$26.32+3.4%$22.18 +3.4%$4.14
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$31.23 $23.02  $8.21
2016$30.06+3.9%$22.28 +3.3%$7.77
2015$29.57+1.7%$21.82 +2.1%$7.75
2014$28.93+2.2%$21.35 +2.2%$7.58
2013$28.50+1.5%$20.92 +2.1%$7.57
2012$28.25+.9%$20.56 +1.7%$7.69
2011$27.84+1.5%$20.24 +1.6%$7.60
2010$27.52+1.2%$19.90 +1.7%$7.62
2009$27.23+1.1%$19.63 +1.4%$7.60
2008$26.32+3.4%$19.13 +2.6%$7.20
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$31.541,050
Norwich-New London$28.35550
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$31.541,050
Norwich-New London$28.35550
Waterbury $24.48240
Wages in other areas
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