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Estimated employment980
Mean wage$77,143
Entry wage$49,741
10th percentile wage$44,870
50th percentile wage$76,059
90th percentile wage$113,193
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Education and Health Services83084.6%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Education and Health Services83075,601
Secondary School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Ed (25-2031)
Teach students in one or more subjects, such as English, mathematics, or social studies at the secondary level in public or private schools. May be designated according to subject matter specialty. Substitute teachers are included in ""Teachers and Ins
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$76059.26 $60991.20  $15068.06
2016$74279.40+2.4%$59563.95 +2.4%$14715.45
2015$72855.52+2.0%$58422.15 +2.0%$14433.37
2014$71490.96+1.9%$57327.92 +1.9%$14163.04
2013$70126.40+1.9%$56233.70 +1.9%$13892.70
2012$68761.84+2.0%$55139.47 +2.0%$13622.37
2011$67693.93+1.6%$54283.12 +1.6%$13410.81
2010$66507.36+1.8%$53331.62 +1.8%$13175.74
2009$65795.41+1.1%$52760.72 +1.1%$13034.69
2008$63837.57+3.1%$51190.74 +3.1%$12646.83
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$76059.26 $38418.78  $37640.48
2016$74279.40+2.4%$37191.06 +3.3%$37088.35
2015$72855.52+2.0%$36412.50 +2.1%$36443.02
2014$71490.96+1.9%$35633.94 +2.2%$35857.02
2013$70126.40+1.9%$34915.27 +2.1%$35211.13
2012$68761.84+2.0%$34316.38 +1.7%$34445.46
2011$67693.93+1.6%$33777.38 +1.6%$33916.54
2010$66507.36+1.8%$33208.44 +1.7%$33298.92
2009$65795.41+1.1%$32759.27 +1.4%$33036.14
2008$63837.57+3.1%$31920.83 +2.6%$31916.74
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$78,3482,200
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
New Haven$78,3482,200
Norwich-New London$71,7151,160
Wages in other areas
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