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Torrington LMA (1Q 2020)
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Estimated employment60
Mean wage$25.60
Entry wage$20.16
10th percentile wage$17.62
50th percentile wage$24.21
90th percentile wage$31.11
Top Employing Industries
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities70107.8%
Top Paying Industries
Median Wage
Trade, Transportation,, and Utilities7024.20
Postal Service Clerks (43-5051)
Perform any combination of tasks in a United States Postal Service (USPS) post office, such as receive letters and parcels; sell postage and revenue stamps, postal cards, and stamped envelopes; fill out and sell money orders; place mail in pigeon holes of mail rack or in bags; and examine mail for correct postage. Includes postal service clerks employed by USPS contractors.
Median Wage History
Compared to
Occupational Group
Current$24.21 $20.42  $3.79
2019$23.20+4.4%$19.57 +4.4%$3.63
2018$22.41+3.5%$18.90 +3.5%$3.51
2017$21.83+2.6%$18.41 +2.6%$3.42
2016$21.18+3.1%$17.86 +3.1%$3.31
2015$20.65+2.5%$17.42 +2.5%$3.23
2014$20.25+2.0%$17.08 +2.0%$3.17
2013$19.84+2.0%$16.74 +2.0%$3.11
2012$19.51+1.7%$16.45 +1.7%$3.05
2011$19.15+1.8%$16.15 +1.8%$3.00
Compared to
All Occupations
Current$24.21 $21.09  $3.12
2019$23.20+4.4%$20.23 +4.2%$2.96
2018$22.41+3.5%$19.62 +3.1%$2.79
2017$21.83+2.6%$19.09 +2.8%$2.74
2016$21.18+3.1%$18.66 +2.3%$2.52
2015$20.65+2.5%$18.27 +2.1%$2.39
2014$20.25+2.0%$17.88 +2.2%$2.37
2013$19.84+2.0%$17.51 +2.1%$2.33
2012$19.51+1.7%$17.21 +1.7%$2.29
2011$19.15+1.8%$16.94 +1.6%$2.21
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
Torrington $24.2160
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
Torrington $24.2160
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