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Bridgeport-Stamford LMA (1Q 2017)
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Estimated employment60
Mean wage$34.66
Entry wage$22.53
10th percentile wage$20.53
50th percentile wage$35.97
90th percentile wage$48.51
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Education and Health Services6099.9%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Education and Health Services6035.97
Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Ins (25-3011)
Teach or instruct out-of-school youths and adults in remedial education classes, preparatory classes for the General Educational Development test, literacy, or English as a Second Language. Teaching may or may not take place in a traditional educational
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$35.97 $29.66  $6.31
2016$35.13+2.4%$28.97 +2.4%$6.16
2015$34.45+2.0%$28.41 +2.0%$6.04
2014$33.81+1.9%$27.88 +1.9%$5.93
2013$33.16+1.9%$27.35 +1.9%$5.82
2012$32.52+2.0%$26.81 +2.0%$5.70
2011$32.01+1.6%$26.40 +1.6%$5.62
2010$31.45+1.8%$25.94 +1.8%$5.52
2009$31.12+1.1%$25.66 +1.1%$5.46
2008$30.19+3.1%$24.89 +3.1%$5.30
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$35.97 $23.51  $12.46
2016$35.13+2.4%$22.76 +3.3%$12.37
2015$34.45+2.0%$22.28 +2.1%$12.17
2014$33.81+1.9%$21.81 +2.2%$12.00
2013$33.16+1.9%$21.37 +2.1%$11.80
2012$32.52+2.0%$21.00 +1.7%$11.52
2011$32.01+1.6%$20.67 +1.6%$11.34
2010$31.45+1.8%$20.32 +1.7%$11.13
2009$31.12+1.1%$20.05 +1.4%$11.07
2008$30.19+3.1%$19.53 +2.6%$10.66
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.
Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2017
Top Areas For This Occupation
Best Pay
Median Wage / Employment
Norwich-New London$36.14 
New Haven$27.31 
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$27.31 
Norwich-New London$36.14 
Wages in other areas
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