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State of Connecticut (1Q 2017)
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Estimated employment80
Mean wage$33.59
Entry wage$26.67
10th percentile wage$25.91
50th percentile wage$33.17
90th percentile wage$44.36
 Top Employing Industries
Management of Companies and Enterprises4055.3%
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services1019.3%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Management of Companies and Enterprises4034.57
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services1030.31
Cartographers and Photogrammetrists (17-1021)
Collect, analyze, and interpret geographic information provided by geodetic surveys, aerial photographs, and satellite data. Research, study, and prepare maps and other spatial data in digital or graphic form for legal, social, political, educational, and design purposes. May work with Geographic Information Systems (GIS). May design and evaluate algorithms, data structures, and user interfaces for GIS and mapping systems.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$33.17 $39.93  -$6.75
2016$32.39+2.4%$39.00 +2.4%-$6.60
2015$31.77+2%$38.25 +2%-$6.47
2014$31.18+1.9%$37.53 +1.9%-$6.35
2013$30.58+1.9%$36.82 +1.9%-$6.23
2012$29.99+2%$36.10 +2%-$6.11
2011$29.52+1.6%$35.54 +1.6%-$6.01
2010$29.00+1.8%$34.92 +1.8%-$5.91
2009$28.69+1.1%$34.54 +1.1%-$5.84
2008$27.84+3.1%$33.51 +3.1%-$5.67
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$33.17 $22.06  $11.11
2016$32.39+2.4%$21.36 +3.3%$11.04
2015$31.77+2%$20.91 +2.1%$10.86
2014$31.18+1.9%$20.46 +2.2%$10.72
2013$30.58+1.9%$20.05 +2.1%$10.53
2012$29.99+2%$19.70 +1.7%$10.28
2011$29.52+1.6%$19.39 +1.6%$10.13
2010$29.00+1.8%$19.07 +1.7%$9.94
2009$28.69+1.1%$18.81 +1.4%$9.88
2008$27.84+3.1%$18.33 +2.6%$9.51

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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