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State of Connecticut (1Q 2017)
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Estimated employment3,530
Mean wage$43.37
Entry wage$30.80
10th percentile wage$27.98
50th percentile wage$40.73
90th percentile wage$62.12
 Top Employing Industries
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services64018.1%
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities40011.4%
Educational Services3208.9%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities24050.65
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers1048.38
Construction of Buildings1046.36
Public Administration10045.57
Network and Computer Systems Administrators (15-1142)
Install, configure, and support an organizations local area network (LAN), wide area network (WAN), and Internet systems or a segment of a network system. Monitor network to ensure network availability to all system users and may perform necessary Maintenance to support network availability. May monitor and test Web site performance to ensure Web sites operate correctly and without interruption. May assist in network modeling, analysis, planning, and coordination between network and data communications hardware and software. May supervise computer user support specialists and computer network support specialists. May administer network security measures. Excludes Information Security Analysts(15-1122), Computer User Support Specialists (15-1151), and Computer Network Support Specialists (15-1152).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$40.73 $42.20  -$1.47
2016$39.78+2.4%$41.21 +2.4%-$1.43
2015$39.01+2%$40.42 +2%-$1.40
2014$38.28+1.9%$39.67 +1.9%-$1.38
2013$37.55+1.9%$38.91 +1.9%-$1.35
2012$36.82+2%$38.15 +2%-$1.32
2011$36.25+1.6%$37.56 +1.6%-$1.30
2010$35.61+1.8%$36.90 +1.8%-$1.28
2009$35.23+1.1%$36.51 +1.1%-$1.27
2008$34.19+3.1%$35.42 +3.1%-$1.23
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$40.73 $22.06  $18.67
2016$39.78+2.4%$21.36 +3.3%$18.42
2015$39.01+2%$20.91 +2.1%$18.11
2014$38.28+1.9%$20.46 +2.2%$17.82
2013$37.55+1.9%$20.05 +2.1%$17.50
2012$36.82+2%$19.70 +1.7%$17.12
2011$36.25+1.6%$19.39 +1.6%$16.86
2010$35.61+1.8%$19.07 +1.7%$16.55
2009$35.23+1.1%$18.81 +1.4%$16.42
2008$34.19+3.1%$18.33 +2.6%$15.86

Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2017

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.
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