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Norwich-New London LMA (1Q 2020)
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Estimated employment510
Mean wage$40.26
Entry wage$33.73
10th percentile wage$31.15
50th percentile wage$38.24
90th percentile wage$54.70
Top Employing Industries
Professional and Business Services5010.3%
Public Administration407.6%
Top Paying Industries
Median Wage
Public Administration4050.73
Professional and Business Services5040.37
Mechanical Engineers (17-2141)
Perform engineering duties in planning and designing tools, engines, machines, and other mechanically functioning equipment. Oversee installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of equipment such as centralized heat, gas, water, and steam systems.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$38.24 $0.00  $38.24
2019$37.02+3.3%$0.00 NaN$37.02
2018$36.05+2.7%$0.00 NaN$36.05
2017$35.22+2.4%$0.00 NaN$35.22
2016$34.67+1.6%$0.00 NaN$34.67
2015$34.00+2.0%$0.00 NaN$34.00
2014$33.37+1.9%$0.00 NaN$33.37
2013$32.73+1.9%$0.00 NaN$32.73
2012$32.09+2.0%$0.00 NaN$32.09
2011$31.59+1.6%$0.00 NaN$31.59
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$38.24 $21.00  $17.24
2019$37.02+3.3%$20.15 +4.2%$16.87
2018$36.05+2.7%$19.53 +3.1%$16.52
2017$35.22+2.4%$19.01 +2.8%$16.21
2016$34.67+1.6%$18.58 +2.3%$16.09
2015$34.00+2.0%$18.19 +2.1%$15.82
2014$33.37+1.9%$17.80 +2.2%$15.57
2013$32.73+1.9%$17.44 +2.1%$15.29
2012$32.09+2.0%$17.14 +1.7%$14.95
2011$31.59+1.6%$16.87 +1.6%$14.72
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
Bridgeport-Stamford $47.77610
Hartford $45.832,250
Waterbury $43.31110
Danbury $43.27210
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
Hartford $45.832,250
Bridgeport-Stamford $47.77610
Norwich-New London $38.24510
New Haven $40.66420
Wages in other areas
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