Connecticut Department of Labor Home Connecticut Occupational Employment & Wages Home
Select Occupation
State of Connecticut
All Industry
Estimated employment2,260
Mean wage22.48
Entry wage14.08
10th percentile wage12.68
50th percentile wage22.19
90th percentile wage33.44
 Top Employing Industries
 Industry Employment  Percent 
Education and Health Services87038.5%
Professional and Business Services68030.0%
Leisure and Hospitality40017.7%
Public Adminsitration1305.9%
Financial Activities903.8%
 Best Paying Industries
 Industry Employment  Median Wage 
Construction3028.46
Manufacturing2026.61
Public Adminsitration13026.52
Education and Health Services87026.03
Other Services2024.87
First-Line Supervisors of Housekeeping and Janitorial Workers (37-1011)
Directly supervise and coordinate work activities of cleaning personnel in hotels, hospitals, offices, and other establishments.
Median Wage History
YearThis OccupationCompared to Occupational Group  Difference 
Current$22.48 $14.85  $7.63
2013$22.44+.2%$14.83 +.2%$7.62
2012$22.16+1.3%$14.64 +1.3%$7.52
2011$21.84+1.5%$14.43 +1.5%$7.41
2010$21.53+1.4%$14.23 +1.4%$7.31
2009$21.30+1.1%$14.08 +1.1%$7.23
2008$20.89+2.0%$13.80 +2.0%$7.09
2007$20.32+2.8%$13.42 +2.8%$6.89
2006$19.52+4.1%$12.90 +4.1%$6.62
2005$18.97+2.9%$12.53 +2.9%$6.44
YearThis OccupationCompared to All Occupations  Difference 
Current$22.48 $26.43  -$3.94
2013$22.44+.2%$26.36 +.3%-$3.91
2012$22.16+1.3%$25.83 +2.1%-$3.66
2011$21.84+1.5%$25.38 +1.7%-$3.54
2010$21.53+1.4%$24.99 +1.6%-$3.45
2009$21.30+1.1%$24.57 +1.7%-$3.26
2008$20.89+2.0%$24.23 +1.4%-$3.34
2007$20.32+2.8%$23.61 +2.6%-$3.29
2006$19.52+4.1%$22.86 +3.3%-$3.33
2005$18.97+2.9%$22.15 +3.2%-$3.17

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 percent of workers earn between this wage range, 10 percent earn less while 10 percent earn more.

Reference Date: 1st Quarter 2014
State of Connecticut, Department of Labor - Office of Research
200 Folly Brook Boulevard, Wethersfield, CT 06109 / Phone: 860-263-6000
LMI Home | CT.gov Home | Send Feedback | Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Accessibility Policy
2002 - 2014 State of Connecticut
Go to the State of Connecticut website