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Norwich-New London LMA (1Q 2017)
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Estimated employment340
Mean wage$36.62
Entry wage$25.41
10th percentile wage$23.48
50th percentile wage$32.73
90th percentile wage$53.43
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Public Administration8022.7%
Professional and Business Services
Leisure and Hospitality
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Public Administration8039.74
Professional and Business Services29.39
Leisure and Hospitality28.83
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products (13-1023)
Purchase machinery, equipment, tools, parts, supplies, or services necessary for the operation of an establishment. Purchase raw or semi-finished materials for manufacturing. Include contract specialists, field contractors, purchasers, price analysts, tooling coordinators, and media buyers. Exclude "Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products" (13-1021) and "Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products" (13-1022).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$32.73 $32.77  -$0.04
2016$31.80+2.9%$31.84 +2.9%-$0.03
2015$30.92+2.9%$30.95 +2.9%-$0.03
2014$30.19+2.4%$30.22 +2.4%-$0.03
2013$29.45+2.5%$29.49 +2.5%-$0.03
2012$28.98+1.7%$29.01 +1.7%-$0.03
2011$28.52+1.6%$28.56 +1.6%-$0.03
2010$27.92+2.2%$27.95 +2.2%-$0.03
2009$27.72+.7%$27.75 +.7%-$0.03
2008$26.86+3.2%$26.89 +3.2%-$0.03
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$32.73 $19.25  $13.48
2016$31.80+2.9%$18.63 +3.3%$13.16
2015$30.92+2.9%$18.24 +2.1%$12.67
2014$30.19+2.4%$17.85 +2.2%$12.33
2013$29.45+2.5%$17.49 +2.1%$11.96
2012$28.98+1.7%$17.19 +1.7%$11.78
2011$28.52+1.6%$16.92 +1.6%$11.60
2010$27.92+2.2%$16.64 +1.7%$11.28
2009$27.72+.7%$16.41 +1.4%$11.30
2008$26.86+3.2%$15.99 +2.6%$10.87
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$32.73340
New Haven$31.30510
Waterbury $28.71100
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$31.30510
Norwich-New London$32.73340
Wages in other areas
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