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Torrington LMA (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment590
Mean wage$15.51
Entry wage$12.21
10th percentile wage$11.13
50th percentile wage$15.41
90th percentile wage$19.62
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Professional and Business Services40067.4%
Leisure and Hospitality18030.0%
Public Administration405.9%
Education and Health Services203.1%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Education and Health Services2016.99
Professional and Business Services40016.42
Leisure and Hospitality18013.60
Public Administration4013.09
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers (37-3011)
Landscape or maintain grounds of property using hand or power tools or equipment. Workers typically perform a variety of tasks, which may include any combination of the following: sod laying, mowing, trimming, planting, watering, fertilizing, digging, raking, sprinkler installation, and installation of mortarless segmental concrete masonry wall units. Exclude "Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse" (45-2092).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$15.41 $14.36  $1.05
2016$14.71+4.7%$13.71 +4.7%$1.00
2015$14.46+1.7%$13.48 +1.7%$0.99
2014$14.18+2.0%$13.21 +2.0%$0.97
2013$14.00+1.3%$13.04 +1.3%$0.95
2012$13.79+1.5%$12.85 +1.5%$0.94
2011$13.60+1.4%$12.67 +1.4%$0.93
2010$13.46+1.1%$12.54 +1.1%$0.92
2009$13.19+2.0%$12.29 +2.0%$0.90
2008$12.83+2.8%$11.96 +2.8%$0.87
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$15.41 $18.89  -$3.48
2016$14.71+4.7%$18.29 +3.3%-$3.57
2015$14.46+1.7%$17.90 +2.1%-$3.44
2014$14.18+2.0%$17.52 +2.2%-$3.34
2013$14.00+1.3%$17.17 +2.1%-$3.17
2012$13.79+1.5%$16.87 +1.7%-$3.08
2011$13.60+1.4%$16.61 +1.6%-$3.00
2010$13.46+1.1%$16.33 +1.7%-$2.87
2009$13.19+2.0%$16.11 +1.4%-$2.91
2008$12.83+2.8%$15.70 +2.6%-$2.86
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
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