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State of Connecticut (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment8,020
Mean wage$12.56
Entry wage$10.67
10th percentile wage$9.95
50th percentile wage$11.80
90th percentile wage$16.38
 Top Employing Industries
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities1,90023.6%
Administrative and Support Services1,37017%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Educational Services5016.35
Public Administration4014.58
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations2014.11
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners (37-2012)
Perform any combination of light cleaning duties to maintain private households or commercial establishments, such as hotels, restaurants, and hospitals, in a clean and orderly manner. Duties include making beds, replenishing linens, cleaning rooms and halls, and vacuuming.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$11.80 $14.78  -$2.98
2016$11.27+4.7%$14.11 +4.7%-$2.84
2015$11.08+1.7%$13.87 +1.7%-$2.79
2014$10.85+2%$13.60 +2%-$2.74
2013$10.72+1.3%$13.42 +1.3%-$2.70
2012$10.56+1.5%$13.23 +1.5%-$2.66
2011$10.41+1.4%$13.04 +1.4%-$2.63
2010$10.30+1.1%$12.91 +1.1%-$2.60
2009$10.10+2%$12.65 +2%-$2.55
2008$9.83+2.8%$12.31 +2.8%-$2.48
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$11.80 $22.06  -$10.26
2016$11.27+4.7%$21.36 +3.3%-$10.08
2015$11.08+1.7%$20.91 +2.1%-$9.83
2014$10.85+2%$20.46 +2.2%-$9.60
2013$10.72+1.3%$20.05 +2.1%-$9.33
2012$10.56+1.5%$19.70 +1.7%-$9.14
2011$10.41+1.4%$19.39 +1.6%-$8.98
2010$10.30+1.1%$19.07 +1.7%-$8.76
2009$10.10+2%$18.81 +1.4%-$8.70
2008$9.83+2.8%$18.33 +2.6%-$8.50

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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