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Estimated employment130
Mean wage$38.79
Entry wage$29.15
10th percentile wage$24.10
50th percentile wage$38.77
90th percentile wage$51.03
Top Employing Industries
Education and Health Services4030.6%
Public Administration4027.3%
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities1010.3%
Top Paying Industries
Median Wage
Education and Health Services4045.71
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities1040.70
Public Administration4034.88
Occupational Health and Safety Specialists (19-5011)
Review, evaluate, and analyze work environments and design programs and procedures to control, eliminate, and prevent disease or injury caused by chemical, physical, and biological agents or ergonomic factors. May conduct inspections and enforce adherence to laws and regulations governing the health and safety of individuals. May be employed in the public or private sector.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$38.77 $36.23  $2.54
2019$37.53+3.3%$35.08 +3.3%$2.46
2018$36.55+2.7%$34.16 +2.7%$2.39
2017$35.71+2.4%$33.37 +2.4%$2.34
2016$35.15+1.6%$32.85 +1.6%$2.30
2015$34.47+2.0%$32.22 +2.0%$2.26
2014$33.83+1.9%$31.61 +1.9%$2.22
2013$33.18+1.9%$31.01 +1.9%$2.17
2012$32.54+2.0%$30.41 +2.0%$2.13
2011$32.03+1.6%$29.93 +1.6%$2.10
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$38.77 $22.67  $16.10
2019$37.53+3.3%$21.75 +4.2%$15.79
2018$36.55+2.7%$21.09 +3.1%$15.46
2017$35.71+2.4%$20.52 +2.8%$15.19
2016$35.15+1.6%$20.05 +2.3%$15.09
2015$34.47+2.0%$19.63 +2.1%$14.84
2014$33.83+1.9%$19.21 +2.2%$14.61
2013$33.18+1.9%$18.83 +2.1%$14.36
2012$32.54+2.0%$18.50 +1.7%$14.03
2011$32.03+1.6%$18.21 +1.6%$13.82
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.
Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2020
Top Areas For This Occupation
Best Pay
Median Wage / Employment
Norwich-New London $44.7160
Bridgeport-Stamford $43.84130
Hartford $40.35360
New Haven $38.77130
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
Hartford $40.35360
New Haven $38.77130
Bridgeport-Stamford $43.84130
Norwich-New London $44.7160
Wages in other areas
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