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State of Connecticut (1Q 2020)
All Industry
Estimated employment30,920
Mean wage$17.69
Entry wage$12.19
10th percentile wage$11.58
50th percentile wage$16.21
90th percentile wage$27.37
 Top Employing Industries
Professional and Business Services14,89048.2%
Education and Health Services8,69028.1%
Leisure and Hospitality2,4107.8%
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities1,7205.6%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Education and Health Services8,690$21.16
Public Administration980$19.73
Financial Activities760$15.26
Janitors and Cleaners ex. Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners (37-2011)
Keep buildings in clean and orderly condition. Perform heavy cleaning duties, such as cleaning floors, shampooing rugs, washing walls and glass, and removing rubbish. Duties may include tending furnace and boiler, performing routine maintenance activities, notifying management of need for repairs, and cleaning snow or debris from sidewalk.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$16.21 $16.63  -$0.41
2019$15.37+5.5%$15.76 +5.5%-$0.39
2018$14.79+3.9%$15.17 +3.9%-$0.38
2017$14.32+3.3%$14.69 +3.3%-$0.37
2016$13.83+3.5%$14.19 +3.5%-$0.35
2015$13.60+1.7%$13.95 +1.7%-$0.35
2014$13.33+2.0%$13.67 +2.0%-$0.34
2013$13.16+1.3%$13.50 +1.3%-$0.34
2012$12.97+1.5%$13.30 +1.5%-$0.33
2011$12.79+1.4%$13.12 +1.4%-$0.33
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$16.21 $23.93  -$7.72
2019$15.37+5.5%$22.96 +4.2%-$7.59
2018$14.79+3.9%$22.26 +3.1%-$7.46
2017$14.32+3.3%$21.66 +2.8%-$7.34
2016$13.83+3.5%$21.17 +2.3%-$7.33
2015$13.60+1.7%$20.73 +2.1%-$7.12
2014$13.33+2.0%$20.28 +2.2%-$6.95
2013$13.16+1.3%$19.87 +2.1%-$6.71
2012$12.97+1.5%$19.53 +1.7%-$6.56
2011$12.79+1.4%$19.23 +1.6%-$6.44

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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