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Bridgeport-Stamford LMA (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment2,290
Mean wage$24.85
Entry wage$16.95
10th percentile wage$15.17
50th percentile wage$23.77
90th percentile wage$36.12
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Financial Activities67029.3%
Education and Health Services50022.0%
Leisure and Hospitality43018.9%
Public Administration1908.3%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Trade, Transportation and Utilities11028.25
Professional and Business Services9025.80
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General (49-9071)
Perform work involving the skills of two or more maintenance or craft occupations to keep machines, mechanical equipment, or the structure of an establishment in repair. Duties may involve pipe fitting; boiler making; insulating; welding; machining; carpentry; repairing electrical or mechanical equipment; installing, aligning, and balancing new equipment; and repairing buildings, floors, or stairs. Exclude "Maintenance Workers, Machinery" (49-9043).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$23.77 $24.72  -$0.94
2016$23.19+2.5%$24.12 +2.5%-$0.92
2015$22.74+2.0%$23.65 +2.0%-$0.90
2014$22.28+2.1%$23.17 +2.1%-$0.89
2013$21.81+2.1%$22.68 +2.1%-$0.87
2012$21.49+1.5%$22.35 +1.5%-$0.85
2011$21.02+2.2%$21.86 +2.2%-$0.84
2010$20.78+1.2%$21.61 +1.2%-$0.83
2009$20.43+1.7%$21.24 +1.7%-$0.81
2008$19.83+3.0%$20.62 +3.0%-$0.79
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$23.77 $23.51  $0.26
2016$23.19+2.5%$22.76 +3.3%$0.43
2015$22.74+2.0%$22.28 +2.1%$0.46
2014$22.28+2.1%$21.81 +2.2%$0.47
2013$21.81+2.1%$21.37 +2.1%$0.44
2012$21.49+1.5%$21.00 +1.7%$0.49
2011$21.02+2.2%$20.67 +1.6%$0.35
2010$20.78+1.2%$20.32 +1.7%$0.46
2009$20.43+1.7%$20.05 +1.4%$0.38
2008$19.83+3.0%$19.53 +2.6%$0.29
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$22.572,180
Norwich-New London$18.861,030
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$22.572,180
Norwich-New London$18.861,030
Waterbury $17.72510
Wages in other areas
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