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Estimated employment270
Mean wage$20.69
Entry wage$12.82
10th percentile wage$10.57
50th percentile wage$20.66
90th percentile wage$30.67
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Professional and Business Services6023.5%
Public Administration6021.4%
Education and Health Services5019.7%
Trade, Transportation and Utilities4016.7%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Professional and Business Services6022.87
Financial Activities3022.46
Education and Health Services5021.82
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping (43-4161)
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Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$20.66 $20.41  $0.25
2016$19.85+4.1%$19.61 +4.1%$0.24
2015$19.36+2.5%$19.13 +2.5%$0.23
2014$18.98+2.0%$18.75 +2.0%$0.23
2013$18.61+2.0%$18.38 +2.0%$0.23
2012$18.29+1.7%$18.07 +1.7%$0.22
2011$17.96+1.8%$17.74 +1.8%$0.22
2010$17.67+1.6%$17.46 +1.6%$0.21
2009$17.34+1.9%$17.13 +1.9%$0.21
2008$16.87+2.8%$16.66 +2.8%$0.20
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$20.66 $23.51  -$2.85
2016$19.85+4.1%$22.76 +3.3%-$2.90
2015$19.36+2.5%$22.28 +2.1%-$2.91
2014$18.98+2.0%$21.81 +2.2%-$2.82
2013$18.61+2.0%$21.37 +2.1%-$2.76
2012$18.29+1.7%$21.00 +1.7%-$2.71
2011$17.96+1.8%$20.67 +1.6%-$2.71
2010$17.67+1.6%$20.32 +1.7%-$2.64
2009$17.34+1.9%$20.05 +1.4%-$2.70
2008$16.87+2.8%$19.53 +2.6%-$2.66
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
New Haven$25.18180
Waterbury $21.7940
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$25.18180
Norwich-New London$19.85120
Wages in other areas
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