Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operator Salary Information in New Haven, Connecticut

The annual and hourly salary statistics of paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators in New Haven, Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators in New Haven is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators in New Haven, Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,890
25th Percentile Wage
$24,700
50th Percentile Wage
$36,440
75th Percentile Wage
$65,550
90th Percentile Wage
$75,230

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators in New Haven, Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $75,230. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $36,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $21,890.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$10.52
25th Percentile Wage
$11.88
50th Percentile Wage
$17.52
75th Percentile Wage
$31.51
90th Percentile Wage
$36.17

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators in New Haven, Connecticut. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $36.17. The median hourly salary is $17.52. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $10.52.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
201536,4401.51%-3.40%
201435,8901.76%-
201335,260-6.86%-
201237,680--

Table 3. Compare Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operator Salary in New Haven with Other Connecticut Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $36,440, New Haven is the lowest paying city for paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators in state of Connecticut, following city of Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk (median annual salary of $56,930). Compared with the highest paying city Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, the median annual salary of paving, surfacing, and tamping equipment operators in New Haven is 36.0 percent (36.0%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$56,930
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$41,840
New Haven
$36,440

See also: Top paying jobs in New Haven, Connecticut.