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State of Connecticut (1Q 2020)
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Estimated employment620
Mean wage$23.67
Entry wage$17.79
10th percentile wage$16.52
50th percentile wage$22.25
90th percentile wage$31.03
 Top Employing Industries
Professional and Business Services54087.5%
Education and Health Services609.2%
Financial Activities102.1%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Education and Health Services60$26.23
Professional and Business Services540$21.95
Financial Activities10$21.20
Credit Counselors (13-2071)
Advise and educate individuals or organizations on acquiring and managing debt. May provide guidance in determining the best type of loan and explain loan requirements or restrictions. May help develop debt management plans or student financial aid packages. May advise on credit issues, or provide budget, mortgage, bankruptcy, or student financial aid counseling.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$22.25 $37.74  -$15.49
2019$21.52+3.4%$36.50 +3.4%-$14.98
2018$20.97+2.6%$35.56 +2.6%-$14.59
2017$20.48+2.4%$34.73 +2.4%-$14.25
2016$20.00+2.4%$33.92 +2.4%-$13.92
2015$19.44+2.9%$32.98 +2.9%-$13.53
2014$18.99+2.4%$32.20 +2.4%-$13.21
2013$18.53+2.5%$31.42 +2.5%-$12.89
2012$18.22+1.7%$30.91 +1.7%-$12.68
2011$17.94+1.6%$30.43 +1.6%-$12.48
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$22.25 $23.93  -$1.67
2019$21.52+3.4%$22.96 +4.2%-$1.43
2018$20.97+2.6%$22.26 +3.1%-$1.29
2017$20.48+2.4%$21.66 +2.8%-$1.18
2016$20.00+2.4%$21.17 +2.3%-$1.16
2015$19.44+2.9%$20.73 +2.1%-$1.28
2014$18.99+2.4%$20.28 +2.2%-$1.29
2013$18.53+2.5%$19.87 +2.1%-$1.34
2012$18.22+1.7%$19.53 +1.7%-$1.30
2011$17.94+1.6%$19.23 +1.6%-$1.28

Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2020

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.
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