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Danbury LMA (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment 770
Mean wage$17.27
Entry wage$11.19
10th percentile wage$9.95
50th percentile wage$16.95
90th percentile wage$24.61
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Professional and Business Services63081.5%
Public Administration405.6%
Leisure and Hospitality202.8%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Public Administration4020.63
Professional and Business Services63017.23
Leisure and Hospitality2014.37
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers (37-3011)
Landscape or maintain grounds of property using hand or power tools or equipment. Workers typically perform a variety of tasks, which may include any combination of the following: sod laying, mowing, trimming, planting, watering, fertilizing, digging, raking, sprinkler installation, and installation of mortarless segmental concrete masonry wall units. Exclude "Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse" (45-2092).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$16.95 $14.37  $2.58
2016$16.19+4.7%$13.72 +4.7%$2.46
2015$15.91+1.7%$13.49 +1.7%$2.42
2014$15.59+2.0%$13.22 +2.0%$2.37
2013$15.39+1.3%$13.05 +1.3%$2.34
2012$15.17+1.5%$12.86 +1.5%$2.31
2011$14.96+1.4%$12.68 +1.4%$2.28
2010$14.80+1.1%$12.55 +1.1%$2.25
2009$14.51+2.0%$12.30 +2.0%$2.21
2008$14.12+2.8%$11.97 +2.8%$2.15
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$16.95 $20.50  -$3.55
2016$16.19+4.7%$19.84 +3.3%-$3.65
2015$15.91+1.7%$19.43 +2.1%-$3.52
2014$15.59+2.0%$19.01 +2.2%-$3.42
2013$15.39+1.3%$18.63 +2.1%-$3.23
2012$15.17+1.5%$18.31 +1.7%-$3.14
2011$14.96+1.4%$18.02 +1.6%-$3.06
2010$14.80+1.1%$17.72 +1.7%-$2.91
2009$14.51+2.0%$17.48 +1.4%-$2.96
2008$14.12+2.8%$17.03 +2.6%-$2.91
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$19.291,860
Waterbury $14.81420
Norwich-New London$14.67890
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$19.291,860
Norwich-New London$14.67890
Wages in other areas
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