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State of Connecticut (1Q 2020)
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Estimated employment960
Mean wage$27.08
Entry wage$18.32
10th percentile wage$17.60
50th percentile wage$24.44
90th percentile wage$43.91
 Top Employing Industries
Education and Health Services79082.7%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Education and Health Services790$26.49
Career/Technical Education Teachers, Postsecondary (25-1194)
Teach vocational courses intended to provide occupational training below the baccalaureate level in subjects such as construction, mechanics/repair, manufacturing, transportation, or cosmetology, primarily to students who have graduated from or left high school. Teaching takes place in public or private schools whose primary business is academic or vocational education. Excludes Training and Development Specialists (13-1151), Adult Basic Education, Adult Secondary Education, and English as a Second Language Instructors (25-3011), and postsecondary teachers classified elsewhere in the 25-1000 minor group. Flight instructors are included with Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers (53-2010).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$24.44 $30.41  -$5.97
2019$23.66+3.3%$29.44 +3.3%-$5.77
2018$23.04+2.7%$28.67 +2.7%-$5.62
2017$22.51+2.4%$28.01 +2.4%-$5.49
2016$22.16+1.6%$27.57 +1.6%-$5.41
2015$21.73+2.0%$27.04 +2.0%-$5.30
2014$21.33+1.9%$26.53 +1.9%-$5.20
2013$20.92+1.9%$26.03 +1.9%-$5.10
2012$20.51+2.0%$25.52 +2.0%-$5.01
2011$20.19+1.6%$25.13 +1.6%-$4.93
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$24.44 $23.93  $0.51
2019$23.66+3.3%$22.96 +4.2%$0.70
2018$23.04+2.7%$22.26 +3.1%$0.78
2017$22.51+2.4%$21.66 +2.8%$0.85
2016$22.16+1.6%$21.17 +2.3%$0.99
2015$21.73+2.0%$20.73 +2.1%$1.01
2014$21.33+1.9%$20.28 +2.2%$1.04
2013$20.92+1.9%$19.87 +2.1%$1.04
2012$20.51+2.0%$19.53 +1.7%$0.98
2011$20.19+1.6%$19.23 +1.6%$0.97

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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