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New Haven LMA (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment1,190
Mean wage$17.58
Entry wage$12.68
10th percentile wage$11.31
50th percentile wage$17.38
90th percentile wage$24.33
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Trade, Transportation and Utilities63052.4%
Professional and Business Services503.9%
Education and Health Services201.5%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Education and Health Services2020.02
Trade, Transportation and Utilities63017.51
Professional and Business Services5016.30
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks (43-5071)
Verify and keep records on incoming and outgoing shipments. Prepare items for shipment. Duties include assembling, addressing, stamping, and shipping merchandise or material; receiving, unpacking, verifying and recording incoming merchandise or material; and arranging for the transportation of products. Exclude "Stock Clerks and Order Fillers" (43-5081) and "Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping" (43-5111).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$17.38 $20.08  -$2.70
2016$16.70+4.1%$19.30 +4.1%-$2.59
2015$16.29+2.5%$18.82 +2.5%-$2.53
2014$15.97+2.0%$18.45 +2.0%-$2.48
2013$15.65+2.0%$18.08 +2.0%-$2.43
2012$15.39+1.7%$17.78 +1.7%-$2.39
2011$15.11+1.8%$17.45 +1.8%-$2.34
2010$14.87+1.6%$17.18 +1.6%-$2.30
2009$14.59+1.9%$16.85 +1.9%-$2.26
2008$14.19+2.8%$16.39 +2.8%-$2.20
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$17.38 $21.56  -$4.18
2016$16.70+4.1%$20.87 +3.3%-$4.16
2015$16.29+2.5%$20.43 +2.1%-$4.14
2014$15.97+2.0%$20.00 +2.2%-$4.02
2013$15.65+2.0%$19.59 +2.1%-$3.94
2012$15.39+1.7%$19.26 +1.7%-$3.87
2011$15.11+1.8%$18.96 +1.6%-$3.84
2010$14.87+1.6%$18.64 +1.7%-$3.76
2009$14.59+1.9%$18.38 +1.4%-$3.79
2008$14.19+2.8%$17.91 +2.6%-$3.72
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 $17.84350
New Haven$17.381,190
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$17.381,190
Norwich-New London$16.39410
Wages in other areas
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