CT.Gov Home Connecticut LMI 1Q 2017 Connecticut Occupational Employment & Wages Home
Eastern Workforce Development Area (1Q 2017)
All Industry
Estimated employment420
Mean wage$62.47
Entry wage$34.66
10th percentile wage$31.06
50th percentile wage$59.01
90th percentile wage$96.82
Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Trade, Transportation and Utilities21049.1%
Professional and Business Services10022.6%
Leisure and Hospitality4010.1%
Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Trade, Transportation and Utilities21070.12
Professional and Business Services10050.34
Leisure and Hospitality4042.73
Sales Managers (11-2022)
Direct the actual distribution or movement of a product or service to the customer. Coordinate sales distribution by establishing sales territories, quotas, and goals and establish training programs for sales representatives. Analyze sales statistics gathered by staff to determine sales potential and inventory requirements and monitor the preferences of customers.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$59.01 $53.14  $5.87
2016$57.33+2.9%$51.63 +2.9%$5.70
2015$55.74+2.9%$50.19 +2.9%$5.54
2014$54.42+2.4%$49.01 +2.4%$5.41
2013$53.10+2.5%$47.82 +2.5%$5.28
2012$52.24+1.7%$47.04 +1.7%$5.20
2011$51.42+1.6%$46.31 +1.6%$5.12
2010$50.33+2.2%$45.33 +2.2%$5.01
2009$49.97+.7%$45.00 +.7%$4.97
2008$48.43+3.2%$43.61 +3.2%$4.82
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$59.01 $21.67  $37.34
2016$57.33+2.9%$20.98 +3.3%$36.35
2015$55.74+2.9%$20.54 +2.1%$35.20
2014$54.42+2.4%$20.10 +2.2%$34.32
2013$53.10+2.5%$19.69 +2.1%$33.41
2012$52.24+1.7%$19.36 +1.7%$32.89
2011$51.42+1.6%$19.05 +1.6%$32.37
2010$50.33+2.2%$18.73 +1.7%$31.60
2009$49.97+.7%$18.48 +1.4%$31.49
2008$48.43+3.2%$18.00 +2.6%$30.42
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
South Central$62.431,090
North Central$60.471,860
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
North Central$60.471,860
South Central$62.431,090
Wages in other areas
Go Connecticut LMI Home State of Connecticut Department of Labor - Office of Research
200 Folly Brook Boulevard, Wethersfield, CT 06109 / Phone: 860-263-6285
LMI Home | CTDOL Home | CT.gov | Feedback | Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Accessibility Policy
Product funded by a grant awarded by USDOL's Employment and Training Administration. (more)
Go to the State of Connecticut website