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New Haven LMA (1Q 2020)
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Estimated employment1,990
Mean wage$20.78
Entry wage$13.92
10th percentile wage$12.49
50th percentile wage$19.57
90th percentile wage$31.52
Top Employing Industries
Professional and Business Services1,33067.2%
Leisure and Hospitality20010.2%
Education and Health Services1608.3%
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities
Top Paying Industries
Median Wage
Education and Health Services16024.11
Professional and Business Services1,33020.02
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities19.39
Leisure and Hospitality20015.68
Landscaping and Groundskeeping Workers (37-3011)
Landscape or maintain grounds of property using hand or power tools or equipment. Workers typically perform a variety of tasks, which may include any combination of the following: sod laying, mowing, trimming, planting, watering, fertilizing, digging, raking, sprinkler installation, and installation of mortarless segmental concrete masonry wall units. Excludes "Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse" (45-2092).
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$19.57 $17.12  $2.45
2019$18.55+5.5%$16.23 +5.5%$2.32
2018$17.86+3.9%$15.62 +3.9%$2.24
2017$17.29+3.3%$15.12 +3.3%$2.16
2016$16.70+3.5%$14.61 +3.5%$2.09
2015$16.41+1.7%$14.36 +1.7%$2.06
2014$16.09+2.0%$14.07 +2.0%$2.01
2013$15.88+1.3%$13.90 +1.3%$1.99
2012$15.65+1.5%$13.69 +1.5%$1.96
2011$15.44+1.4%$13.50 +1.4%$1.93
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$19.57 $22.67  -$3.10
2019$18.55+5.5%$21.75 +4.2%-$3.19
2018$17.86+3.9%$21.09 +3.1%-$3.23
2017$17.29+3.3%$20.52 +2.8%-$3.23
2016$16.70+3.5%$20.05 +2.3%-$3.35
2015$16.41+1.7%$19.63 +2.1%-$3.21
2014$16.09+2.0%$19.21 +2.2%-$3.12
2013$15.88+1.3%$18.83 +2.1%-$2.94
2012$15.65+1.5%$18.50 +1.7%-$2.85
2011$15.44+1.4%$18.21 +1.6%-$2.77
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
New Haven $19.571,990
Danbury $17.80740
Bridgeport-Stamford $17.764,770
Hartford $17.133,880
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
Bridgeport-Stamford $17.764,770
Hartford $17.133,880
New Haven $19.571,990
Norwich-New London $17.13790
Wages in other areas
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