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Norwich-New London LMA (1Q 2017)
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Estimated employment40
Mean wage$16.38
Entry wage$11.10
10th percentile wage$10.56
50th percentile wage$16.26
90th percentile wage$24.05
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders (51-9121)
Set up, operate, or tend machines to coat or paint any of a wide variety of products including food, glassware, cloth, ceramics, metal, plastic, paper, or wood, with lacquer, silver, copper, rubber, varnish, glaze, enamel, oil, or rust-proofing materials. Exclude "Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic" (51-4193) and "Painters, Transportation Equipment" (51-9122).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$16.26 $22.60  -$6.34
2016$15.68+3.7%$21.80 +3.7%-$6.11
2015$15.31+2.4%$21.28 +2.4%-$5.96
2014$14.96+2.3%$20.80 +2.3%-$5.83
2013$14.68+1.9%$20.40 +1.9%-$5.72
2012$14.43+1.7%$20.06 +1.7%-$5.62
2011$14.20+1.6%$19.74 +1.6%-$5.53
2010$14.05+1.1%$19.53 +1.1%-$5.47
2009$13.80+1.8%$19.19 +1.8%-$5.38
2008$13.45+2.7%$18.69 +2.7%-$5.24
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$16.26 $19.25  -$2.99
2016$15.68+3.7%$18.63 +3.3%-$2.95
2015$15.31+2.4%$18.24 +2.1%-$2.93
2014$14.96+2.3%$17.85 +2.2%-$2.89
2013$14.68+1.9%$17.49 +2.1%-$2.81
2012$14.43+1.7%$17.19 +1.7%-$2.75
2011$14.20+1.6%$16.92 +1.6%-$2.72
2010$14.05+1.1%$16.64 +1.7%-$2.59
2009$13.80+1.8%$16.41 +1.4%-$2.60
2008$13.45+2.7%$15.99 +2.6%-$2.54
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$16.32320
Norwich-New London$16.2640
Waterbury $11.0040
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$16.32320
Norwich-New London$16.2640
Waterbury $11.0040
Wages in other areas
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