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State of Connecticut (1Q 2020)
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Estimated employment11,310
Mean wage$24.37
Entry wage$15.96
10th percentile wage$14.86
50th percentile wage$23.52
90th percentile wage$36.32
 Top Employing Industries
Financial Activities2,82025.0%
Education and Health Services2,07018.3%
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities1,1109.8%
 Best Paying Industries
Median Wage
Public Administration1,040$28.17
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities1,110$27.14
Professional and Business Services740$25.45
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General (49-9071)
Perform work involving the skills of two or more maintenance or craft occupations to keep machines, mechanical equipment, or the structure of a building in repair. Duties may involve pipe fitting; HVAC maintenance; insulating; welding; machining; carpentry; repairing electrical or mechanical equipment; installing, aligning, and balancing new equipment; and repairing buildings, floors, or stairs. Excludes Facilities Managers (11-3013) and Maintenance Workers, Machinery (49-9043).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$23.52 $27.19  -$3.67
2019$22.70+3.6%$26.24 +3.6%-$3.54
2018$22.26+2.0%$25.73 +2.0%-$3.47
2017$21.59+3.1%$24.96 +3.1%-$3.36
2016$21.17+2.0%$24.47 +2.0%-$3.30
2015$20.76+2.0%$24.00 +2.0%-$3.23
2014$20.33+2.1%$23.50 +2.1%-$3.17
2013$19.90+2.1%$23.01 +2.1%-$3.10
2012$19.61+1.5%$22.67 +1.5%-$3.06
2011$19.19+2.2%$22.18 +2.2%-$2.99
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$23.52 $23.93  -$0.40
2019$22.70+3.6%$22.96 +4.2%-$0.25
2018$22.26+2.0%$22.26 +3.1%$0.00
2017$21.59+3.1%$21.66 +2.8%-$0.07
2016$21.17+2.0%$21.17 +2.3%$0.00
2015$20.76+2.0%$20.73 +2.1%$0.03
2014$20.33+2.1%$20.28 +2.2%$0.05
2013$19.90+2.1%$19.87 +2.1%$0.03
2012$19.61+1.5%$19.53 +1.7%$0.08
2011$19.19+2.2%$19.23 +1.6%-$0.03

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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