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Waterbury LMA (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment460
Mean wage$84,950
Entry wage$63,847
10th percentile wage$57,761
50th percentile wage$83,593
90th percentile wage$118,195
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Education and Health Services460100.0%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Education and Health Services46083,595
Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Educa (25-2022)
Teach students in one or more subjects in public or private schools at the middle, intermediate, or junior high level, which falls between elementary and senior high school as defined by applicable laws and regulations. Substitute teachers are included
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$83593.29 $60991.20  $22602.09
2016$81637.13+2.4%$59563.95 +2.4%$22073.18
2015$80072.20+2.0%$58422.15 +2.0%$21650.05
2014$78572.48+1.9%$57327.92 +1.9%$21244.55
2013$77072.75+1.9%$56233.70 +1.9%$20839.06
2012$75573.03+2.0%$55139.47 +2.0%$20433.56
2011$74399.33+1.6%$54283.12 +1.6%$20116.21
2010$73095.22+1.8%$53331.62 +1.8%$19763.61
2009$72312.76+1.1%$52760.72 +1.1%$19552.04
2008$70160.98+3.1%$51190.74 +3.1%$18970.24
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$83593.29 $38418.78  $45174.51
2016$81637.13+2.4%$37191.06 +3.3%$44446.07
2015$80072.20+2.0%$36412.50 +2.1%$43659.70
2014$78572.48+1.9%$35633.94 +2.2%$42938.53
2013$77072.75+1.9%$34915.27 +2.1%$42157.48
2012$75573.03+2.0%$34316.38 +1.7%$41256.64
2011$74399.33+1.6%$33777.38 +1.6%$40621.95
2010$73095.22+1.8%$33208.44 +1.7%$39886.79
2009$72312.76+1.1%$32759.27 +1.4%$39553.49
2008$70160.98+3.1%$31920.83 +2.6%$38240.16
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$77,7201,800
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$77,7201,800
Norwich-New London$73,214700
Wages in other areas
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