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State of Connecticut (1Q 2016)
All Industry
Estimated employment5,320
Mean wage$48,158
Entry wage$21,761
10th percentile wage$19,641
50th percentile wage$41,493
90th percentile wage$79,830
 Top Employing Industries
Educational Services2,96055.6%
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries2,16040.5%
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations1001.8%
Public Administration200.3%
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Amusement, Gambling, and Recreation Industries2,16058,283
Public Administration2052,946
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations10033,062
Educational Services2,96028,446
Performing Arts, Spectator Sports, and Related Industries21,396
Coaches and Scouts (27-2022)
Instruct or coach groups or individuals in the fundamentals of sports. Demonstrate techniques and methods of participation. May evaluate athletes' strengths and weaknesses as possible recruits or to improve the athletes' technique to prepare them for competition. Those required to hold teaching degrees should be reported in the appropriate teaching category. Exclude "Athletic Trainers" (29-9091).
Mean Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$41492.75 $52053.62  -$10560.87
2015$40438.97+2.6%$50731.62 +2.6%-$10292.65
2014$39681.56+1.9%$49781.44 +1.9%-$10099.87
2013$38924.15+1.9%$48831.25 +1.9%-$9907.10
2012$38166.74+2.0%$47881.07 +2.0%-$9714.32
2011$37573.99+1.6%$47137.44 +1.6%-$9563.45
2010$36915.38+1.8%$46311.20 +1.8%-$9395.82
2009$36520.21+1.1%$45815.45 +1.1%-$9295.24
2008$35433.49+3.1%$44452.14 +3.1%-$9018.64
2007$34247.98+3.5%$42964.89 +3.5%-$8716.90
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$41492.75 $44614.59  -$3121.84
2015$40438.97+2.6%$43366.38 +2.9%-$2927.41
2014$39681.56+1.9%$42439.14 +2.2%-$2757.57
2013$38924.15+1.9%$41583.22 +2.1%-$2659.07
2012$38166.74+2.0%$40869.96 +1.7%-$2703.21
2011$37573.99+1.6%$40228.02 +1.6%-$2654.03
2010$36915.38+1.8%$39550.42 +1.7%-$2635.04
2009$36520.21+1.1%$39015.48 +1.4%-$2495.27
2008$35433.49+3.1%$38016.91 +2.6%-$2583.41
2007$34247.98+3.5%$36804.36 +3.3%-$2556.37
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.
Top Areas For This Occupation
Best Pay
Connecticut $41,493 5,320
Highest Employment
Connecticut $41,493 5,320

Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2016

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