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State of Connecticut (1Q 2017)
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Estimated employment770
Mean wage$32.08
Entry wage$23.51
10th percentile wage$21.43
50th percentile wage$32.31
90th percentile wage$41.39
 Top Employing Industries
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities20025.6%
Ambulatory Health Care Services16021.4%
Public Administration507%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities1033.95
Ambulatory Health Care Services16033.66
Public Administration5033.30
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities20033.07
Dietitians and Nutritionists (29-1031)
Plan and conduct food service or nutritional programs to assist in the promotion of health and control of disease. May supervise activities of a department providing quantity food services, counsel individuals, or conduct nutritional research.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$32.31 $36.43  -$4.12
2016$31.55+2.4%$35.58 +2.4%-$4.02
2015$30.95+2%$34.90 +2%-$3.94
2014$30.37+1.9%$34.24 +1.9%-$3.87
2013$29.79+1.9%$33.59 +1.9%-$3.79
2012$29.21+2%$32.93 +2%-$3.72
2011$28.76+1.6%$32.42 +1.6%-$3.66
2010$28.25+1.8%$31.85 +1.8%-$3.60
2009$27.95+1.1%$31.51 +1.1%-$3.56
2008$27.12+3.1%$30.58 +3.1%-$3.45
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$32.31 $22.06  $10.25
2016$31.55+2.4%$21.36 +3.3%$10.20
2015$30.95+2%$20.91 +2.1%$10.04
2014$30.37+1.9%$20.46 +2.2%$9.91
2013$29.79+1.9%$20.05 +2.1%$9.74
2012$29.21+2%$19.70 +1.7%$9.51
2011$28.76+1.6%$19.39 +1.6%$9.36
2010$28.25+1.8%$19.07 +1.7%$9.18
2009$27.95+1.1%$18.81 +1.4%$9.14
2008$27.12+3.1%$18.33 +2.6%$8.79

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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