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State of Connecticut (1Q 2020)
All Industry
Estimated employment1,050
Mean wage$24.17
Entry wage$16.77
10th percentile wage$15.48
50th percentile wage$23.70
90th percentile wage$33.91
 Top Employing Industries
Professional and Business Services30028.9%
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities18017.5%
Education and Health Services18017.5%
Public Administration11010.7%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Leisure and Hospitality$29.52
Public Administration110$27.15
Financial Activities110$27.00
Human Resources Assistants ex. Payroll and Timekeeping (43-4161)
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Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$23.70 $21.72  $1.98
2019$22.71+4.4%$20.81 +4.4%$1.90
2018$21.93+3.5%$20.10 +3.5%$1.83
2017$21.37+2.6%$19.59 +2.6%$1.79
2016$20.73+3.1%$19.00 +3.1%$1.73
2015$20.22+2.5%$18.53 +2.5%$1.69
2014$19.82+2.0%$18.17 +2.0%$1.66
2013$19.43+2.0%$17.80 +2.0%$1.62
2012$19.10+1.7%$17.50 +1.7%$1.60
2011$18.75+1.8%$17.18 +1.8%$1.57
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$23.70 $23.93  -$0.22
2019$22.71+4.4%$22.96 +4.2%-$0.24
2018$21.93+3.5%$22.26 +3.1%-$0.32
2017$21.37+2.6%$21.66 +2.8%-$0.29
2016$20.73+3.1%$21.17 +2.3%-$0.43
2015$20.22+2.5%$20.73 +2.1%-$0.50
2014$19.82+2.0%$20.28 +2.2%-$0.46
2013$19.43+2.0%$19.87 +2.1%-$0.44
2012$19.10+1.7%$19.53 +1.7%-$0.43
2011$18.75+1.8%$19.23 +1.6%-$0.47

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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