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State of Connecticut (1Q 2020)
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Estimated employment1,100
Mean wage$49.75
Entry wage$27.89
10th percentile wage$24.15
50th percentile wage$44.96
90th percentile wage$81.29
 Top Employing Industries
Financial Activities60055.0%
Professional and Business Services20018.3%
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities1009.1%
Education and Health Services907.8%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Financial Activities600$50.21
Public Administration30$49.53
Operations Research Analysts (15-2031)
Formulate and apply mathematical modeling and other optimizing methods to develop and interpret information that assists management with decisionmaking, policy formulation, or other managerial functions. May collect and analyze data and develop decision support software, services, or products. May develop and supply optimal time, cost, or logistics networks for program evaluation, review, or implementation.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$44.96 $44.33  $0.63
2019$43.53+3.3%$42.92 +3.3%$0.61
2018$42.39+2.7%$41.79 +2.7%$0.59
2017$41.41+2.4%$40.83 +2.4%$0.58
2016$40.76+1.6%$40.19 +1.6%$0.57
2015$39.98+2.0%$39.42 +2.0%$0.56
2014$39.23+1.9%$38.68 +1.9%$0.55
2013$38.48+1.9%$37.94 +1.9%$0.54
2012$37.73+2.0%$37.20 +2.0%$0.53
2011$37.15+1.6%$36.63 +1.6%$0.52
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$44.96 $23.93  $21.03
2019$43.53+3.3%$22.96 +4.2%$20.57
2018$42.39+2.7%$22.26 +3.1%$20.13
2017$41.41+2.4%$21.66 +2.8%$19.75
2016$40.76+1.6%$21.17 +2.3%$19.59
2015$39.98+2.0%$20.73 +2.1%$19.25
2014$39.23+1.9%$20.28 +2.2%$18.95
2013$38.48+1.9%$19.87 +2.1%$18.61
2012$37.73+2.0%$19.53 +1.7%$18.20
2011$37.15+1.6%$19.23 +1.6%$17.92

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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