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All Occupations Salary Information in Connecticut

The average annual and hourly salaries for all occupations in the state of Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of all occupations among Connecticut metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by BLS in May 2012 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of All Occupations in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$96,830
75th Percentile Wage
$67,220
50th Percentile Wage
$42,030
25th Percentile Wage
$26,480
10th Percentile Wage
$19,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for all occupations in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $96,830. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $42,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,470.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$46.55
75th Percentile Wage
$32.32
50th Percentile Wage
$20.20
25th Percentile Wage
$12.73
10th Percentile Wage
$9.36

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for all occupations in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $46.55. The median hourly salary is $20.20. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $9.36.

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of All Occupations in Connecticut Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of all occupations in some Connecticut cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of all occupations in state of Connecticut ranges from $35,010 to $45,400. The highest paying area for all occupations in Connecticut is Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk with a median annual salary of $45,400. The second highest paying city/area in Connecticut State is Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford (mean annual salary $43,920). The lowest paying area is Eastern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $35,010.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$45,400
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$43,920
New Haven
$41,120
Danbury
$38,600
Waterbury
$36,740
Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area
$36,240
Eastern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area
$35,010