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Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse (45-2092) in New Haven Labor Market Area
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New Haven LMA (1Q 2023)
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Estimated employment130
Mean wage$17.74
Entry wage$14.38
10th percentile wage$13.56
50th percentile wage$16.54
90th percentile wage$21.89
 Top Employing Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Percent
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods7055.0%
Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing2014.0%
 Top Paying Industries
 IndustryEmployment / Median Wage
Beverage and Tobacco Product Manufacturing20$17.56
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods70$16.48
Farmworkers and Laborers, Crop, Nursery, and Greenhouse (45-2092)
Manually plant, cultivate, and harvest vegetables, fruits, nuts, horticultural specialties, and field crops. Use hand tools, such as shovels, trowels, hoes, tampers, pruning hooks, shears, and knives. Duties may include tilling soil and applying fertilizers; transplanting, weeding, thinning, or pruning crops; applying pesticides; or cleaning, grading, sorting, packing, and loading harvested products. May construct trellises, repair fences and farm buildings, or participate in irrigation activities. Excludes Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products" (45-2041) and Forest, Conservation, and Logging Workers" (45-4011 through 45-4029).
Median Wage History
YearThis OccupationCompared to Occupational GroupDifference
Current  $16.54 $16.54 $0.00
YearThis OccupationCompared to All OccupationsDifference
Current  $16.54 $25.00 -$8.46
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 2023
Top Areas For This Occupation
Best Pay
Median Wage / Employment
Bridgeport-Stamford $18.01  130  
Norwich-New London $17.29  50  
New Haven $16.54  130  
Danbury $15.31  30  
Highest Employment
Median Wage / Employment
Bridgeport-Stamford $18.01  130  
New Haven $16.54  130  
Norwich-New London $17.29  50  
Danbury $15.31  30  
Wages in other areas
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