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State of Connecticut (1Q 2020)
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Estimated employment890
Mean wage$28.08
Entry wage$17.59
10th percentile wage$15.92
50th percentile wage$26.10
90th percentile wage$44.36
 Top Employing Industries
Education and Health Services15017.3%
Leisure and Hospitality15016.6%
Other Services505.4%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Professional and Business Services$29.15
Education and Health Services150$29.05
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities10$25.68
Audio and Video Technicians (27-4011)
Set up, maintain, and dismantle audio and video equipment, such as microphones, sound speakers, connecting wires and cables, sound and mixing boards, video cameras, video monitors and servers, and related electronic equipment for live or recorded events, such as concerts, meetings, conventions, presentations, podcasts, news conferences, and sporting events. Excludes Sound Engineering Technicians (27-4014), Lighting Technicians (27-4015), and Audiovisual Equipment Installers and Repairers (49-2097).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$26.10 $28.36  -$2.26
2019$25.27+3.3%$27.46 +3.3%-$2.18
2018$24.61+2.7%$26.74 +2.7%-$2.13
2017$24.04+2.4%$26.12 +2.4%-$2.08
2016$23.66+1.6%$25.71 +1.6%-$2.04
2015$23.21+2.0%$25.22 +2.0%-$2.00
2014$22.77+1.9%$24.75 +1.9%-$1.97
2013$22.34+1.9%$24.27 +1.9%-$1.93
2012$21.90+2.0%$23.80 +2.0%-$1.89
2011$21.56+1.6%$23.43 +1.6%-$1.86
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$26.10 $23.93  $2.17
2019$25.27+3.3%$22.96 +4.2%$2.31
2018$24.61+2.7%$22.26 +3.1%$2.35
2017$24.04+2.4%$21.66 +2.8%$2.38
2016$23.66+1.6%$21.17 +2.3%$2.49
2015$23.21+2.0%$20.73 +2.1%$2.48
2014$22.77+1.9%$20.28 +2.2%$2.49
2013$22.34+1.9%$19.87 +2.1%$2.47
2012$21.90+2.0%$19.53 +1.7%$2.37
2011$21.56+1.6%$19.23 +1.6%$2.34

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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