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State of Connecticut (1Q 2020)
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Estimated employment6,440
Mean wage$19.16
Entry wage$13.80
10th percentile wage$12.71
50th percentile wage$18.11
90th percentile wage$27.20
 Top Employing Industries
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities3,09048.0%
Professional and Business Services4907.6%
Education and Health Services1502.4%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Public Administration30$23.50
Other Services40$21.29
Education and Health Services150$19.20
Shipping, Receiving, and Inventory Clerks (43-5071)
Verify and maintain records on incoming and outgoing shipments involving inventory. Duties include verifying and recording incoming merchandise or material and arranging for the transportation of products. May prepare items for shipment. Excludes Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping (43-5111), Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators ex. Postal Service (43-9051), and Stockers and Order Fillers (53-7065).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$18.11 $21.72  -$3.61
2019$17.35+4.4%$20.81 +4.4%-$3.45
2018$16.76+3.5%$20.10 +3.5%-$3.34
2017$16.33+2.6%$19.59 +2.6%-$3.25
2016$15.84+3.1%$19.00 +3.1%-$3.15
2015$15.45+2.5%$18.53 +2.5%-$3.07
2014$15.15+2.0%$18.17 +2.0%-$3.01
2013$14.84+2.0%$17.80 +2.0%-$2.95
2012$14.59+1.7%$17.50 +1.7%-$2.90
2011$14.33+1.8%$17.18 +1.8%-$2.85
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$18.11 $23.93  -$5.82
2019$17.35+4.4%$22.96 +4.2%-$5.60
2018$16.76+3.5%$22.26 +3.1%-$5.49
2017$16.33+2.6%$21.66 +2.8%-$5.33
2016$15.84+3.1%$21.17 +2.3%-$5.32
2015$15.45+2.5%$20.73 +2.1%-$5.27
2014$15.15+2.0%$20.28 +2.2%-$5.13
2013$14.84+2.0%$19.87 +2.1%-$5.02
2012$14.59+1.7%$19.53 +1.7%-$4.94
2011$14.33+1.8%$19.23 +1.6%-$4.89

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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