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State of Connecticut (1Q 2020)
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Estimated employment1,120
Mean wage$24.80
Entry wage$16.16
10th percentile wage$14.56
50th percentile wage$24.48
90th percentile wage$36.61
 Top Employing Industries
Public Administration65058.1%
Education and Health Services28024.6%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Education and Health Services280$29.77
Public Administration650$23.41
Library Technicians (25-4031)
Assist librarians by helping readers in the use of library catalogs, databases, and indexes to locate books and other materials; and by answering questions that require only brief consultation of standard reference. Compile records; sort and shelve books or other media; remove or repair damaged books or other media; register patrons; and check materials in and out of the circulation process. Replace materials in shelving area (stacks) or files. Includes bookmobile drivers who assist with providing services in mobile libraries.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$24.48 $30.41  -$5.93
2019$23.70+3.3%$29.44 +3.3%-$5.74
2018$23.08+2.7%$28.67 +2.7%-$5.59
2017$22.55+2.4%$28.01 +2.4%-$5.46
2016$22.19+1.6%$27.57 +1.6%-$5.37
2015$21.77+2.0%$27.04 +2.0%-$5.27
2014$21.36+1.9%$26.53 +1.9%-$5.17
2013$20.95+1.9%$26.03 +1.9%-$5.07
2012$20.54+2.0%$25.52 +2.0%-$4.97
2011$20.23+1.6%$25.13 +1.6%-$4.89
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$24.48 $23.93  $0.55
2019$23.70+3.3%$22.96 +4.2%$0.74
2018$23.08+2.7%$22.26 +3.1%$0.82
2017$22.55+2.4%$21.66 +2.8%$0.88
2016$22.19+1.6%$21.17 +2.3%$1.02
2015$21.77+2.0%$20.73 +2.1%$1.04
2014$21.36+1.9%$20.28 +2.2%$1.08
2013$20.95+1.9%$19.87 +2.1%$1.08
2012$20.54+2.0%$19.53 +1.7%$1.01
2011$20.23+1.6%$19.23 +1.6%$1.00

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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