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State of Connecticut (1Q 2017)
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Estimated employment830
Mean wage$23.31
Entry wage$15.53
10th percentile wage$13.63
50th percentile wage$22.77
90th percentile wage$31.76
 Top Employing Industries
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods26031.8%
Electronics and Appliance Stores17020.9%
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers707.9%
Repair and Maintenance607.7%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers7026.98
Repair and Maintenance6024.93
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services4024.45
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods26024.20
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine Repairers (49-2011)
Repair, maintain, or install computers, word processing systems, automated teller machines, and electronic office machines, such as duplicating and fax machines.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$22.77 $24.05  -$1.28
2016$22.22+2.5%$23.46 +2.5%-$1.24
2015$21.79+2%$23.01 +2%-$1.22
2014$21.34+2.1%$22.54 +2.1%-$1.19
2013$20.89+2.1%$22.06 +2.1%-$1.17
2012$20.59+1.5%$21.74 +1.5%-$1.15
2011$20.14+2.2%$21.27 +2.2%-$1.13
2010$19.91+1.2%$21.02 +1.2%-$1.11
2009$19.57+1.7%$20.67 +1.7%-$1.09
2008$18.99+3%$20.06 +3%-$1.06
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$22.77 $22.06  $0.71
2016$22.22+2.5%$21.36 +3.3%$0.86
2015$21.79+2%$20.91 +2.1%$0.88
2014$21.34+2.1%$20.46 +2.2%$0.88
2013$20.89+2.1%$20.05 +2.1%$0.84
2012$20.59+1.5%$19.70 +1.7%$0.88
2011$20.14+2.2%$19.39 +1.6%$0.74
2010$19.91+1.2%$19.07 +1.7%$0.84
2009$19.57+1.7%$18.81 +1.4%$0.76
2008$18.99+3%$18.33 +2.6%$0.66

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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