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Norwich-New London LMA (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment1,470
Mean wage$19.89
Entry wage$14.07
10th percentile wage$11.17
50th percentile wage$19.49
90th percentile wage$28.29
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Professional and Business Services28019.2%
Trade, Transportation and Utilities25017.3%
Education and Health Services22014.9%
Leisure and Hospitality1409.8%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Public Administration10023.57
Financial Activities4022.43
Education and Health Services22020.82
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks (43-3031)
Compute, classify, and record numerical data to keep financial records complete. Perform any combination of routine calculating, posting, and verifying duties to obtain primary financial data for use in maintaining accounting records. May also check the accuracy of figures, calculations, and postings pertaining to business transactions recorded by other workers.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$19.49 $17.56  $1.93
2016$18.73+4.1%$16.87 +4.1%$1.85
2015$18.27+2.5%$16.46 +2.5%$1.81
2014$17.91+2.0%$16.14 +2.0%$1.77
2013$17.55+2.0%$15.81 +2.0%$1.74
2012$17.25+1.7%$15.54 +1.7%$1.71
2011$16.94+1.8%$15.26 +1.8%$1.68
2010$16.67+1.6%$15.02 +1.6%$1.65
2009$16.36+1.9%$14.74 +1.9%$1.62
2008$15.91+2.8%$14.34 +2.8%$1.58
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$19.49 $19.25  $0.24
2016$18.73+4.1%$18.63 +3.3%$0.09
2015$18.27+2.5%$18.24 +2.1%$0.02
2014$17.91+2.0%$17.85 +2.2%$0.05
2013$17.55+2.0%$17.49 +2.1%$0.06
2012$17.25+1.7%$17.19 +1.7%$0.06
2011$16.94+1.8%$16.92 +1.6%$0.02
2010$16.67+1.6%$16.64 +1.7%$0.03
2009$16.36+1.9%$16.41 +1.4%-$0.05
2008$15.91+2.8%$15.99 +2.6%-$0.08
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
New Haven$22.373,080
Norwich-New London$19.491,470
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$22.373,080
Norwich-New London$19.491,470
Wages in other areas
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