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New Haven LMA (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment1,860
Mean wage$19.78
Entry wage$13.66
10th percentile wage$11.87
50th percentile wage$19.29
90th percentile wage$28.17
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Professional and Business Services1,05056.6%
Public Administration26014.0%
Leisure and Hospitality20010.5%
Education and Health Services1005.6%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Education and Health Services10029.17
Public Administration26022.79
Professional and Business Services1,05019.63
Leisure and Hospitality20014.41
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers (37-3011)
Landscape or maintain grounds of property using hand or power tools or equipment. Workers typically perform a variety of tasks, which may include any combination of the following: sod laying, mowing, trimming, planting, watering, fertilizing, digging, raking, sprinkler installation, and installation of mortarless segmental concrete masonry wall units. Exclude "Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse" (45-2092).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$19.29 $15.17  $4.12
2016$18.42+4.7%$14.49 +4.7%$3.93
2015$18.11+1.7%$14.24 +1.7%$3.87
2014$17.75+2.0%$13.95 +2.0%$3.79
2013$17.52+1.3%$13.78 +1.3%$3.74
2012$17.27+1.5%$13.58 +1.5%$3.69
2011$17.03+1.4%$13.39 +1.4%$3.64
2010$16.85+1.1%$13.25 +1.1%$3.60
2009$16.52+2.0%$12.99 +2.0%$3.53
2008$16.07+2.8%$12.63 +2.8%$3.43
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$19.29 $21.56  -$2.26
2016$18.42+4.7%$20.87 +3.3%-$2.45
2015$18.11+1.7%$20.43 +2.1%-$2.32
2014$17.75+2.0%$20.00 +2.2%-$2.25
2013$17.52+1.3%$19.59 +2.1%-$2.07
2012$17.27+1.5%$19.26 +1.7%-$1.99
2011$17.03+1.4%$18.96 +1.6%-$1.93
2010$16.85+1.1%$18.64 +1.7%-$1.79
2009$16.52+2.0%$18.38 +1.4%-$1.86
2008$16.07+2.8%$17.91 +2.6%-$1.84
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$19.291,860
Waterbury $14.81420
Norwich-New London$14.67890
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$19.291,860
Norwich-New London$14.67890
Wages in other areas
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