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Estimated employmentN/A
Mean wage$17.43
Entry wage$12.05
10th percentile wage$10.83
50th percentile wage$17.30
90th percentile wage$24.16
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Professional and Business Services770%
Financial Activities80%
Education and Health Services50%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Financial Activities8019.63
Education and Health Services5018.74
Professional and Business Services77016.92
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service (43-9051)
Prepare incoming and outgoing mail for distribution. Use hand or mail handling machines to time stamp, open, read, sort, and route incoming mail; and address, seal, stamp, fold, stuff, and affix postage to outgoing mail or packages. Duties may also include keeping necessary records and completed forms.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$17.30 $20.28  -$2.98
2016$16.62+4.1%$19.49 +4.1%-$2.86
2015$16.21+2.5%$19.01 +2.5%-$2.79
2014$15.90+2.0%$18.64 +2.0%-$2.73
2013$15.58+2.0%$18.26 +2.0%-$2.68
2012$15.31+1.7%$17.95 +1.7%-$2.63
2011$15.04+1.8%$17.63 +1.8%-$2.59
2010$14.80+1.6%$17.35 +1.6%-$2.54
2009$14.52+1.9%$17.02 +1.9%-$2.50
2008$14.12+2.8%$16.56 +2.8%-$2.43
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$17.30 $23.02  -$5.72
2016$16.62+4.1%$22.28 +3.3%-$5.65
2015$16.21+2.5%$21.82 +2.1%-$5.60
2014$15.90+2.0%$21.35 +2.2%-$5.45
2013$15.58+2.0%$20.92 +2.1%-$5.34
2012$15.31+1.7%$20.56 +1.7%-$5.24
2011$15.04+1.8%$20.24 +1.6%-$5.20
2010$14.80+1.6%$19.90 +1.7%-$5.09
2009$14.52+1.9%$19.63 +1.4%-$5.10
2008$14.12+2.8%$19.13 +2.6%-$5.00
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$17.8730
New Haven$12.30200
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$12.30200
Norwich-New London$17.8730
Wages in other areas
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