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Estimated employment N/A
Mean wage$16.58
Entry wage$10.77
10th percentile wage$9.89
50th percentile wage$15.93
90th percentile wage$24.43
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Trade, Transportation and Utilities
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Trade, Transportation and Utilities17.73
Driver/Sales Workers (53-3031)
Drive truck or other vehicle over established routes or within an established territory and sell goods, such as food products, including restaurant take-out items, or pick up and deliver items, such as laundry. May also take orders and collect payments. Include newspaper delivery drivers. Exclude "Truck Drivers, Light or Delivery Services" (53-3033) and "Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and Repairers" (49-9091).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$15.93 $15.99  -$0.05
2016$15.21+4.8%$15.26 +4.8%-$0.05
2015$14.85+2.4%$14.91 +2.4%-$0.05
2014$14.52+2.3%$14.57 +2.3%-$0.05
2013$14.28+1.6%$14.34 +1.6%-$0.05
2012$13.95+2.4%$14.01 +2.4%-$0.05
2011$13.78+1.2%$13.83 +1.2%-$0.05
2010$13.52+1.9%$13.57 +1.9%-$0.05
2009$13.30+1.7%$13.35 +1.7%-$0.05
2008$12.95+2.8%$12.99 +2.8%-$0.04
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$15.93 $20.50  -$4.57
2016$15.21+4.8%$19.84 +3.3%-$4.63
2015$14.85+2.4%$19.43 +2.1%-$4.58
2014$14.52+2.3%$19.01 +2.2%-$4.49
2013$14.28+1.6%$18.63 +2.1%-$4.34
2012$13.95+2.4%$18.31 +1.7%-$4.35
2011$13.78+1.2%$18.02 +1.6%-$4.24
2010$13.52+1.9%$17.72 +1.7%-$4.19
2009$13.30+1.7%$17.48 +1.4%-$4.17
2008$12.95+2.8%$17.03 +2.6%-$4.08
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
Waterbury $23.04150
New Haven$17.88400
Norwich-New London$10.19200
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$17.88400
Norwich-New London$10.19200
Waterbury $23.04150
Wages in other areas
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