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State of Connecticut (1Q 2020)
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Estimated employment600
Mean wage$19.33
Entry wage$13.51
10th percentile wage$12.20
50th percentile wage$19.67
90th percentile wage$25.25
 Top Employing Industries
Education and Health Services38063.9%
Professional and Business Services21036.0%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Education and Health Services380$21.61
Professional and Business Services210$12.95
Medical Transcriptionists (31-9094)
Transcribe medical reports recorded by physicians and other healthcare practitioners using various electronic devices, covering office visits, emergency room visits, diagnostic imaging studies, operations, chart reviews, and final summaries. Transcribe dictated reports and translate abbreviations into fully understandable form. Edit as necessary and return reports in either printed or electronic form for review and signature, or correction.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$19.67 $15.78  $3.89
2019$18.64+5.5%$14.96 +5.5%$3.69
2018$17.95+3.9%$14.40 +3.9%$3.55
2017$17.37+3.3%$13.94 +3.3%$3.44
2016$16.79+3.5%$13.47 +3.5%$3.32
2015$16.50+1.7%$13.24 +1.7%$3.26
2014$16.17+2.0%$12.97 +2.0%$3.20
2013$15.97+1.3%$12.81 +1.3%$3.16
2012$15.73+1.5%$12.62 +1.5%$3.11
2011$15.51+1.4%$12.45 +1.4%$3.07
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$19.67 $23.93  -$4.25
2019$18.64+5.5%$22.96 +4.2%-$4.31
2018$17.95+3.9%$22.26 +3.1%-$4.31
2017$17.37+3.3%$21.66 +2.8%-$4.28
2016$16.79+3.5%$21.17 +2.3%-$4.38
2015$16.50+1.7%$20.73 +2.1%-$4.22
2014$16.17+2.0%$20.28 +2.2%-$4.11
2013$15.97+1.3%$19.87 +2.1%-$3.90
2012$15.73+1.5%$19.53 +1.7%-$3.79
2011$15.51+1.4%$19.23 +1.6%-$3.71

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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