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Norwich-New London LMA (1Q 2020)
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Estimated employment80
Mean wage$21.31
Entry wage$16.49
10th percentile wage$15.54
50th percentile wage$20.71
90th percentile wage$29.30
Top Employing Industries
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities3031.5%
Public Administration2026.3%
Education and Health Services1016.2%
Top Paying Industries
Median Wage
Education and Health Services1026.88
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities3019.66
Public Administration2019.50
Human Resources Assistants ex. Payroll and Timekeeping (43-4161)
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Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$20.71 $19.75  $0.96
2019$19.84+4.4%$18.92 +4.4%$0.92
2018$19.17+3.5%$18.28 +3.5%$0.89
2017$18.68+2.6%$17.81 +2.6%$0.87
2016$18.11+3.1%$17.27 +3.1%$0.84
2015$17.67+2.5%$16.85 +2.5%$0.82
2014$17.32+2.0%$16.52 +2.0%$0.80
2013$16.97+2.0%$16.19 +2.0%$0.79
2012$16.69+1.7%$15.91 +1.7%$0.77
2011$16.38+1.8%$15.62 +1.8%$0.76
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$20.71 $21.00  -$0.29
2019$19.84+4.4%$20.15 +4.2%-$0.30
2018$19.17+3.5%$19.53 +3.1%-$0.36
2017$18.68+2.6%$19.01 +2.8%-$0.33
2016$18.11+3.1%$18.58 +2.3%-$0.46
2015$17.67+2.5%$18.19 +2.1%-$0.52
2014$17.32+2.0%$17.80 +2.2%-$0.47
2013$16.97+2.0%$17.44 +2.1%-$0.46
2012$16.69+1.7%$17.14 +1.7%-$0.45
2011$16.38+1.8%$16.87 +1.6%-$0.48
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
Danbury $26.6860
Hartford $25.15450
Bridgeport-Stamford $24.30260
New Haven $23.5990
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
Hartford $25.15450
Bridgeport-Stamford $24.30260
New Haven $23.5990
Norwich-New London $20.7180
Wages in other areas
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