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Norwich-New London LMA (1Q 2017)
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Estimated employment490
Mean wage$31.90
Entry wage$25.20
10th percentile wage$23.62
50th percentile wage$31.66
90th percentile wage$40.59
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Public Administration45091.7%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Public Administration45031.59
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers (33-3051)
Maintain order, enforce laws and ordinances, and protect life and property in an assigned patrol district. Perform combination of following duties: patrol a specific area on foot or in a vehicle; direct traffic; issue traffic summonses; investigate accidents; apprehend and arrest suspects, or serve legal processes of courts.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$31.66 $23.65  $8.01
2016$30.23+4.7%$22.58 +4.7%$7.65
2015$29.72+1.7%$22.20 +1.7%$7.52
2014$29.12+2.0%$21.76 +2.0%$7.37
2013$28.75+1.3%$21.48 +1.3%$7.28
2012$28.34+1.5%$21.17 +1.5%$7.17
2011$27.94+1.4%$20.87 +1.4%$7.07
2010$27.65+1.1%$20.65 +1.1%$6.99
2009$27.11+2.0%$20.25 +2.0%$6.86
2008$26.37+2.8%$19.70 +2.8%$6.67
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$31.66 $19.25  $12.41
2016$30.23+4.7%$18.63 +3.3%$11.60
2015$29.72+1.7%$18.24 +2.1%$11.47
2014$29.12+2.0%$17.85 +2.2%$11.27
2013$28.75+1.3%$17.49 +2.1%$11.26
2012$28.34+1.5%$17.19 +1.7%$11.14
2011$27.94+1.4%$16.92 +1.6%$11.02
2010$27.65+1.1%$16.64 +1.7%$11.01
2009$27.11+2.0%$16.41 +1.4%$10.69
2008$26.37+2.8%$15.99 +2.6%$10.37
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$34.121,600
Norwich-New London$31.66490
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$34.121,600
Norwich-New London$31.66490
Waterbury $28.66370
Wages in other areas
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