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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Connecticut: Both Sexes

(Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)


                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates

21 to 74 years                                           1,725,835   $32,305      35.8   1,149,070   $40,724      38.2

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                            22,175  $104,071      72.9      19,235  $109,450      72.9
General and Operations Managers                             12,785   $64,886      53.3      11,190   $67,003      53.8
Legislators                                                    335   $40,104      57.6         255   $48,542      53.0
Advertising and Promotions Managers                          1,515   $50,149      76.6       1,225   $51,592      75.3
Marketing and Sales Managers                                21,875   $65,782      72.4      17,580   $72,126      72.2
Public Relations Managers                                    1,060   $63,144      72.1         830   $67,188      69.9
Administrative Services Managers                             1,615   $51,504      39.7       1,445   $52,366      40.3
Computer and Information Systems Managers                    6,130   $75,165      69.2       5,445   $77,500      69.2
Financial Managers                                          19,555   $64,183      70.0      16,690   $68,761      70.5
Human Resources Managers                                     6,380   $52,843      56.9       5,140   $59,348      58.1
Industrial Production Managers                               4,855   $58,037      44.1       4,225   $60,771      42.8
Purchasing Managers                                          3,020   $51,142      53.4       2,595   $52,443      53.0
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers           2,485   $42,400      25.5       2,110   $45,475      25.2
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                   955   $29,814      31.0         725   $38,000      29.7
Farmers and Ranchers                                         1,145   $16,122      20.6         705   $21,250      15.4
Construction Managers                                        7,790   $51,884      28.3       6,175   $56,191      29.9
Education Administrators                                    10,475   $51,253      78.2       7,200   $59,930      80.0
Engineering Managers                                         2,470   $80,571      73.7       2,185   $81,576      74.1
Food Service Managers                                        8,155   $32,190      22.5       6,055   $36,080      21.9
Funeral Directors                                              600   $46,786      34.6         455   $51,528      31.1
Gaming Managers                                                415   $45,625      27.0         335   $47,250      27.5
Lodging Managers                                               920   $33,393      55.4         630   $36,907      56.6
Medical and Health Services Managers                         6,465   $50,590      63.1       5,270   $53,170      63.4
Natural Sciences Managers                                      355   $80,150      98.0         315   $80,800      97.8
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           310   $55,208      28.5         285   $56,510      27.9
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   4,660   $41,689      46.7       3,445   $49,944      47.1
Social and Community Service Managers                        3,700   $39,149      68.5       2,945   $41,806      66.8
Managers, All Other                                         29,590   $59,671      57.5      24,335   $64,784      58.3

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                 435   $44,188      71.7         300   $51,417      71.1
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                     75   $37,353      18.9          65   $40,833      21.2
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            2,845   $32,869      37.1       1,865   $38,571      38.4
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                              4,220   $40,553      41.4       3,470   $43,142      42.6
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              6,595   $35,071      37.6       5,020   $36,887      36.5
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                      1,535   $44,649      52.6       1,215   $47,234      56.7
Cost Estimators                                              1,240   $47,181      38.2       1,040   $50,509      38.6


TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          CONNECTICUT; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations
  Specialists                                               13,740   $42,146      54.2      10,355   $48,211      53.2
Logisticians                                                   455   $50,778      54.5         420   $51,179      53.3
Management Analysts                                         13,010   $52,585      78.7       8,820   $65,904      76.8
Meeting and Convention Planners                                690   $39,331      54.6         480   $45,307      54.7
Other Business Operations Specialists                        3,230   $38,079      39.3       2,300   $42,759      41.1
Accountants and Auditors                                    28,960   $45,456      79.0      22,685   $50,537      80.3
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      1,435   $38,561      51.2       1,030   $48,079      53.3
Budget Analysts                                                515   $47,296      60.5         410   $52,778      60.3
Credit Analysts                                                435   $41,500      77.6         340   $44,297      78.6
Financial Analysts                                           2,090   $75,136      89.6       1,720   $90,147      89.9
Personal Financial Advisors                                  6,850   $60,898      77.8       5,280   $66,207      78.2
Insurance Underwriters                                       3,260   $45,816      60.6       2,745   $48,057      58.3
Financial Examiners                                            140   $62,083      88.7         125   $61,146      87.4
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 3,545   $45,453      53.7       2,790   $50,044      52.6
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                  955   $44,195      58.0         765   $47,234      61.0
Tax Preparers                                                1,355   $21,853      67.1         560   $60,500      72.2
Financial Specialists, All Other                             1,015   $47,404      54.7         840   $56,500      58.7

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                      12,060   $55,929      63.7       9,460   $60,139      63.9
Computer Programmers                                        12,455   $56,229      64.3       9,840   $59,540      64.9
Computer Software Engineers                                  9,365   $61,885      74.1       7,810   $65,294      73.0
Computer Support Specialists                                 5,040   $40,705      38.2       3,795   $45,948      38.0
Database Administrators                                      1,340   $55,000      66.8         995   $65,873      68.2
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                  2,560   $50,349      48.5       2,190   $51,629      49.1
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts              4,330   $49,778      51.7       3,245   $52,469      53.9
Actuaries                                                    1,560   $71,630      96.5       1,335   $85,027      98.0
Mathematicians                                                  40   $66,000     100.0          40   $66,000     100.0
Operations Research Analysts                                 1,420   $51,261      61.5       1,095   $52,417      59.9
Statisticians                                                  450   $56,012      97.1         350   $61,681      96.3
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                  35   $70,179      85.7          35   $70,179      85.7

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                     3,205   $51,969      84.0       2,475   $59,227      86.8
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists                375   $41,371      81.8         295   $45,817      79.9
Aerospace Engineers                                          3,960   $60,252      85.2       3,275   $61,412      85.9
Agricultural Engineers                                          10  $145,000     100.0          10  $145,000     100.0
Biomedical Engineers                                           130   $57,083      72.7         100   $63,281      76.2
Chemical Engineers                                             740   $68,611      86.5         610   $70,893      88.4
Civil Engineers                                              3,520   $54,877      80.9       3,100   $57,315      83.9
Computer Hardware Engineers                                    905   $59,297      53.5         660   $61,224      52.4
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                          4,485   $60,943      74.7       3,900   $62,229      75.1
Environmental Engineers                                        570   $51,977      93.0         500   $53,306      93.8
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            3,615   $52,110      54.7       3,105   $52,868      53.7
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                          830   $53,679      84.7         790   $54,786      84.2


TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          CONNECTICUT; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                            865   $55,205      58.8         760   $56,311      60.7
Mechanical Engineers                                         4,565   $54,247      68.5       3,850   $56,232      67.9
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                              15   $71,500      71.4           4   $71,250     100.0
Nuclear Engineers                                              370   $66,630      81.5         325   $68,750      80.5
Petroleum Engineers                                             15  $181,111     100.0          15  $181,111     100.0
Engineers, All Others                                        4,680   $57,897      77.9       3,915   $61,053      77.4
Drafters                                                     3,190   $40,478      14.3       2,495   $43,266      11.9
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     6,290   $40,465      15.4       5,275   $41,826      13.5
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                              805   $37,530       2.4         640   $41,129       0.0

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               355   $38,250      76.6         250   $42,443      78.7
Biological Scientists                                          950   $41,150      92.9         740   $45,875      92.4
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                           95   $40,625      76.6          55   $50,694      84.2
Medical Scientists                                           2,535   $46,607      99.0       1,860   $54,143      98.6
Astronomers and Physicists                                     195   $54,821      73.6         160   $66,591      77.8
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                                80   $62,292      79.5          65   $67,143      75.0
Chemists and Materials Scientists                            2,555   $51,930      91.7       2,080   $56,612      90.8
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                     770   $49,625      95.7         660   $50,704      98.0
Physical Scientists, All Other                               3,210   $48,667      96.2       2,405   $59,707      96.8
Economists                                                     350  $100,125     100.0         275  $107,143     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                    1,780   $51,392      81.7       1,245   $61,332      83.2
Psychologists                                                3,425   $50,082      99.0       1,670   $58,708      98.8
Sociologists                                                    30   $51,563     100.0          20   $86,786     100.0
Urban and Regional Planners                                    305   $64,250      88.5         280   $64,938      87.5
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers            415   $42,188      90.3         290   $47,917      88.9
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      205   $29,750      31.2         115   $36,429      15.5
Biological Technicians                                         165   $33,929      76.8         115   $41,250      81.0
Chemical Technicians                                         1,105   $40,409      38.5         820   $48,264      39.7
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                            60   $45,000      31.0          30   $65,156      25.8
Nuclear Technicians                                             90   $52,431       0.0          80   $56,429       0.0
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         1,800   $27,805      41.6         965   $37,218      42.0

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                   8,730   $31,391      68.1       4,870   $36,734      67.4
Social Workers                                              11,350   $37,298      78.0       8,055   $41,447      76.4
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               3,525   $31,651      52.1       2,450   $37,418      54.1
Clergy                                                       3,665   $29,414      85.6       2,590   $35,133      84.8
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                  390   $23,482      61.3         160   $32,206      52.5
Religious Workers, All Other                                   960   $13,775      54.4         355   $30,616      62.2

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                     14,775   $83,665      99.6      12,120   $92,112      99.6
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers                945   $62,222      85.7         740   $73,641      86.5
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                              5,855   $32,568      34.2       3,835   $37,441      30.9
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                          2,535   $31,431      50.6       1,585   $41,143      46.8


TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          CONNECTICUT; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates

  EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND LIBRARY OCCUPATIONS
Postsecondary Teachers                                      16,665   $39,913      92.1      10,340   $52,377      93.3
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                          7,285   $16,088      47.5       3,765   $21,759      47.7
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                       44,520   $40,211      95.0      32,060   $46,615      96.8
Secondary School Teachers                                   13,205   $43,986      95.9       9,775   $49,107      97.0
Special Education Teachers                                   3,765   $37,055      86.8       2,520   $44,957      91.4
Other Teachers and Instructors                               8,855   $17,595      60.0       3,125   $37,509      52.7
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                   785   $33,529      78.2         490   $39,441      78.2
Librarians                                                   3,555   $37,909      87.5       2,050   $44,473      93.8
Library Technicians                                            625    $9,063      23.6         115   $43,906      56.6
Teacher Assistants                                          14,060   $11,789      24.2       2,315   $19,211      22.4
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers                 815   $44,625      84.4         505   $53,250      82.0

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  3,465   $26,172      57.0       1,770   $39,716      57.3
Designers                                                   12,900   $34,715      48.6       8,305   $41,499      48.8
Actors                                                         355   $16,705      70.1          60   $57,656      94.9
Producers and Directors                                      2,045   $42,420      78.4       1,420   $53,462      79.0
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               2,600   $22,500      57.3         995   $35,319      71.8
Dancers and Choreographers                                     155   $26,094      38.5          45   $57,794      73.9
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                       2,055   $20,056      66.6         680   $34,961      72.3
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                           215   $11,723      37.6          40   $42,500      31.0
Announcers                                                     570   $30,800      40.3         350   $36,505      49.6
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                 1,270   $30,805      82.8         845   $42,199      83.9
Public Relations Specialists                                 1,830   $41,039      76.8       1,230   $50,390      79.5
Editors                                                      3,330   $35,253      80.1       2,195   $42,076      82.1
Technical Writers                                            1,090   $46,386      59.8         815   $48,958      55.6
Writers and Authors                                          2,940   $33,227      83.8       1,545   $43,750      81.9
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                  875   $26,923      48.4         365   $40,391      51.1
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                            1,080   $38,462      44.4         795   $43,750      44.5
Photographers                                                1,565   $31,925      48.7         870   $44,265      50.9
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                        295   $35,192      52.7         150   $50,391      47.0
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                      4   $41,250     100.0           4   $41,250     100.0

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                  620   $66,136      95.1         420   $86,875     100.0
Dentists                                                     2,400  $122,205      99.7       1,415  $131,618      99.5
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                 1,260   $28,224      66.9         595   $36,228      62.3
Optometrists                                                   400   $70,600     100.0         265   $72,400     100.0
Pharmacists                                                  2,485   $66,493      95.9       1,790   $71,720      96.3
Physicians and Surgeons                                     11,515  $117,368      99.7       8,260  $132,928      99.8
Physician Assistants                                           975   $46,576      75.4         640   $59,286      79.4


TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          CONNECTICUT; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                    170   $91,607     100.0         125  $101,667     100.0
Registered Nurses                                           35,045   $42,428      59.6      18,530   $51,671      59.0
Audiologists                                                   170   $37,368      84.7          80   $49,643      78.0
Occupational Therapists                                      1,105   $41,642      94.4         490   $51,140      94.7
Physical Therapists                                          2,455   $42,423      93.0       1,250   $51,934      93.6
Radiation Therapists                                           210   $50,071      47.6         175   $51,429      49.4
Recreational Therapists                                        650   $30,117      58.0         400   $32,381      58.5
Respiratory Therapists                                       1,120   $39,099      32.7         565   $45,719      35.5
Speech-Language Pathologists                                 1,390   $44,051      99.4         400   $47,700     100.0
Therapists, All Others                                         950   $33,706      83.1         580   $40,604      82.0
Veterinarians                                                  895   $60,184     100.0         610   $77,109     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                    105   $31,667      58.5          60   $52,143      73.3
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                   4,450   $34,476      61.1       2,670   $43,276      60.1
Dental Hygienists                                            2,190   $36,393      27.6         785   $48,377      25.0
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians             3,140   $36,513      24.6       1,780   $45,225      28.4
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 1,230   $32,778      17.5         935   $36,086      18.5
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                3,630   $23,657      19.9       2,160   $30,403      17.8
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses            6,870   $33,943      10.2       3,595   $40,944      10.1
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians             780   $24,217      14.9         430   $29,538      16.9
Opticians, Dispensing                                          585   $39,917      15.9         465   $41,441      14.6
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians           1,020   $30,403      35.7         635   $37,372      32.2
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                1,055   $40,683      58.9         750   $46,429      65.7

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                 32,305   $21,565       7.4      15,765   $26,938       8.0
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                    140   $25,144      13.5          40   $34,000       0.0
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                        590   $20,786      15.6         250   $29,188       8.8
Massage Therapists                                           1,035   $16,895      48.9         285   $25,239      37.2
Dental Assistants                                            3,180   $21,445       9.6       1,355   $26,553       8.4
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                 8,195   $22,045      12.2       4,310   $26,391      11.3

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                     485   $47,930      26.0         410   $50,000      30.9
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                 1,485   $64,340      35.6       1,380   $64,906      36.8
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                           750   $70,602      20.7         705   $70,712      21.9
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other           1,360   $36,461      26.0       1,145   $38,871      26.8
Fire Fighters                                                3,960   $52,244      13.5       3,600   $52,923      13.5
Fire Inspectors                                                370   $54,598      13.8         305   $57,102      16.6
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   3,765   $40,379       9.4       3,255   $40,863       9.5
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                        1,270   $54,438      49.3       1,130   $55,723      48.7
Fish and Game Wardens                                           10   $66,875      66.7          10   $66,875      66.7


TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          CONNECTICUT; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                     10   $26,250       0.0          10   $26,250       0.0
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                           7,285   $51,549      31.7       6,275   $52,284      32.2
Transit and Railroad Police                                     15    $4,844       0.0           4   $41,250       0.0
Animal Control Workers                                         205   $31,406       5.9         140   $36,196       3.6
Private Detectives and Investigators                           650   $40,429      51.8         490   $46,339      58.3
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers             9,310   $20,946      12.4       5,535   $26,814      12.2
Crossing Guards                                                680    $5,566       2.9          60   $31,250      12.1
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers                935    $6,420      23.9         120   $19,722      58.2

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                         5,335   $26,774      12.9       3,755   $30,401      13.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        4,720   $23,100      12.7       2,860   $30,457      13.1
Cooks                                                       13,080   $16,738       4.6       6,805   $21,882       5.6
Food Preparation Workers                                     5,030   $11,728       3.9       1,845   $19,028       3.1
Bartenders                                                   3,565   $14,870      13.9       1,345   $22,857      13.9
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                        3,305   $11,898       3.6       1,215   $21,219       0.7
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                1,215    $8,712       9.3         380   $17,309      10.8
Waiters and Waitresses                                      15,575   $11,605      13.7       4,690   $19,989       9.7
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                  1,420   $11,835       6.0         550   $25,539       8.6
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                    3,100    $8,872       5.6         620   $20,600       9.2
Dishwashers                                                  1,900   $10,567       1.8         785   $16,202       0.8
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                         990    $8,942      13.3         230   $18,980      15.1
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                     60   $14,318       3.3          35   $17,632       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         2,140   $29,755       6.3       1,585   $31,712       7.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                        1,690   $32,656      19.3       1,135   $38,349      20.8
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              22,260   $20,808       4.0      12,855   $28,298       3.6
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                             14,400   $13,319       6.1       6,190   $20,047       7.6
Pest Control Workers                                           510   $28,661      15.9         365   $31,287      11.2
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                 12,490   $20,163      10.0       6,135   $27,337      10.4

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers            1,440   $37,333      22.2       1,180   $40,508      19.7
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    1,840   $26,446      24.0       1,290   $32,050      19.8
Animal Trainers                                                320   $22,202      31.5         235   $26,208      25.8
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                    1,355   $16,979      15.3         730   $25,327      20.5


TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          CONNECTICUT; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                               2,580   $29,306      12.6       1,605   $31,354      14.4
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   50   $17,500      12.0          20   $27,083       0.0
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                     315   $13,272      24.0          90   $17,257      33.7
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                    1,390   $12,360      14.6         470   $20,351       8.9
Funeral Service Workers                                        125   $13,015       9.6          45   $39,464      13.3
Barbers                                                      1,040   $25,019       6.4         595   $26,787       7.9
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists               8,455   $16,948       5.0       4,075   $22,902       5.0
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                    1,210   $14,131       7.4         590   $21,453       6.5
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                      250   $21,857       4.8         165   $35,208       0.0
Tour and Travel Guides                                         210   $12,667      40.0          55   $32,644      32.7
Transportation Attendants                                      865   $31,419      40.4         315   $40,069      38.8
Child Care Workers                                          15,020   $11,375      13.0       6,505   $18,653      13.5
Personal and Home Care Aides                                 3,235   $14,902      11.6       1,270   $25,315      15.1
Recreation and Fitness Workers                               3,335   $17,494      47.4       1,275   $31,472      46.5
Residential Advisors                                         1,335   $21,728      37.7         740   $27,386      40.3
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   460   $16,799      22.9         240   $27,132      20.3

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   35,060   $33,265      26.6      27,590   $37,527      26.9
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   14,490   $50,634      48.4      12,140   $53,449      49.1
Cashiers                                                    22,980   $11,485       9.3       8,260   $20,466      11.0
Counter and Rental Clerks                                    1,350   $12,629      12.4         505   $23,147      13.6
Parts Salespersons                                           1,055   $30,432       9.8         865   $31,959       9.6
Retail Salespersons                                         35,020   $20,255      24.5      18,170   $34,333      27.1
Advertising Sales Agents                                     3,170   $47,328      61.7       2,435   $55,368      63.5
Insurance Sales Agents                                       8,375   $41,005      50.7       6,570   $45,934      52.2
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                               8,590   $80,339      77.8       6,865   $96,449      79.9
Travel Agents                                                2,470   $25,872      27.9       1,595   $29,935      27.0
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                   8,080   $49,017      53.6       6,450   $52,724      55.3
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          18,975   $47,744      49.0      15,345   $51,631      49.3
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                   515    $7,477      22.2         125   $50,682      34.7
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                         9,575   $35,834      45.4       5,695   $50,080      47.1
Sales Engineers                                                650   $55,667      60.6         530   $56,917      53.6
Telemarketers                                                1,725   $12,102      28.3         545   $27,989      36.8
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                        1,785   $12,147      19.6         540   $30,351      27.0
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         3,075   $35,914      59.6       1,940   $45,478      64.5

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                              24,000   $34,745      27.7      18,275   $37,509      27.9
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service             880   $21,365       9.2         535   $26,128      10.8


TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          CONNECTICUT; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                          1,085   $21,677      16.1         545   $29,055      13.4
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                   115   $24,107      20.5          85   $37,850      19.5
Bill and Account Collectors                                  2,140   $27,206      15.1       1,365   $30,910      16.0
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators             5,140   $26,047      17.0       3,600   $28,484      15.9
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                23,350   $25,904      16.8      14,115   $30,568      14.6
Gaming Cage Workers                                            260   $21,381      24.5         205   $21,686      18.4
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                               3,155   $28,302      15.5       2,175   $31,520      13.7
Procurement Clerks                                             540   $31,474      25.1         420   $38,333      26.8
Tellers                                                      4,600   $19,315      11.6       2,475   $22,080      10.8
Brokerage Clerks                                               235   $31,500      42.8         180   $32,469      38.1
Correspondence Clerks                                           45   $26,125      27.9          20   $27,500      10.0
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                           635   $27,454      38.8         450   $31,646      36.0
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                        705   $29,279      38.1         510   $34,750      42.6
Customer Service Representatives                            26,085   $26,649      22.4      17,170   $30,822      23.3
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                  730   $42,224      54.6         610   $43,529      57.7
File Clerks                                                  3,075   $20,657      18.3       1,465   $28,594      17.0
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                           715   $15,929       7.7         280   $20,895       9.4
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                     1,485   $17,323      35.6         540   $30,000      29.9
Library Assistants, Clerical                                 1,895   $13,777      41.7         645   $26,232      41.6
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                   935   $29,739      25.0         700   $34,625      26.7
New Account Clerks                                             130   $27,875      50.0         105   $28,375      48.1
Order Clerks                                                 2,180   $20,604       9.2       1,240   $26,413      10.1
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                  525   $26,850      22.0         325   $32,917      17.8
Receptionists and Information Clerks                        13,265   $18,367      14.0       5,965   $25,415      12.7
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                              1,580   $23,807      23.5         990   $31,290      24.0
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                       810   $25,300      28.8         435   $31,607      27.7
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       185   $46,912      31.7         155   $52,813      37.8
Couriers and Messengers                                      2,375   $24,916      13.0       1,440   $31,186      11.0
Dispatchers                                                  2,920   $31,159       9.8       2,080   $33,042       8.8
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       280   $41,023       8.9         200   $41,989      12.4
Postal Service Clerks                                        2,390   $39,348      12.3       2,035   $40,209      12.2
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 5,395   $40,585      13.1       4,590   $41,365      12.5
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                               2,070   $39,001      13.8       1,555   $39,969      10.6
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                  4,810   $34,184      29.7       3,590   $39,053      27.8
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                      8,005   $25,233       3.6       5,800   $27,625       3.4
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              11,775   $20,214       8.8       6,725   $27,651       8.5
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                                575   $26,897      10.1         420   $32,240      10.7
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                   55,345   $26,898      14.8      34,800   $31,581      12.6
Computer Operators                                           4,160   $33,527      21.8       3,095   $36,673      22.2
Data Entry Keyers                                            7,390   $20,145      13.0       3,850   $26,426      11.7
Word Processors and Typists                                  2,085   $21,024      14.7       1,010   $26,404       9.6
Desktop Publishers                                             165   $34,338      53.9         120   $40,917      44.6
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                4,935   $29,077      29.8       3,585   $31,409      30.7


TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          CONNECTICUT; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except
  Postal Service                                             2,215   $19,527       5.0       1,250   $23,770       4.6
Office Clerks, General                                      17,855   $21,517      18.5       8,995   $29,058      16.2
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                      760   $21,240       9.5         435   $25,313       9.5
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                  325   $15,956      43.1         105   $25,625      39.4
Statistical Assistants                                         380   $31,029      41.8         260   $35,438      40.2
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other         6,590   $30,211      38.0       4,630   $35,543      38.8

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         330   $28,357      25.9         255   $32,578      32.8
Agricultural Inspectors                                         30   $47,188      31.0          20   $48,889      50.0
Animal Breeders                                                  0         .        .            0         .        .
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                      60   $15,179      13.1          45   $35,750       0.0
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                           2,050   $14,829      16.1         915   $22,517      14.8
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                            350   $20,750       9.2         175   $21,932       9.6
Hunters and Trappers                                            10  $145,000     100.0          10  $145,000     100.0
Forest and Conservation Workers                                 70   $22,222      45.7          35   $39,250      45.7
Logging Workers                                                235   $22,500       1.3         140   $22,443       2.1

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                             10,595   $45,718      12.2       8,360   $50,121      12.4
Boilermakers                                                   170   $39,643       5.3         100   $45,172       9.2
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                    3,115   $31,973       5.1       1,680   $37,648       4.2
Carpenters                                                  19,525   $31,651       7.9      12,950   $36,412       7.9
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers              2,250   $33,581       5.3       1,645   $37,850       6.4
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                      275   $31,290       2.9         110   $40,417       7.4
Contruction Laborers                                        11,175   $26,790       5.1       6,150   $32,372       4.7
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators             240   $35,000       0.0         150   $34,688       0.0
Pile-Driver Operators                                           15   $62,321      53.8          15   $62,321      53.8
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                  3,135   $37,142       3.3       2,020   $40,505       4.2
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                     1,265   $37,608       1.9         770   $41,796       1.7
Electricians                                                 8,420   $41,210       4.1       6,735   $43,282       3.5
Glaziers                                                       550   $31,389       0.0         475   $32,389       0.0
Insulation Workers                                             385   $26,250       1.6         260   $32,500       2.3
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                       8,195   $22,425       9.6       4,205   $30,867       8.5
Paperhangers                                                   240   $25,893      10.3         165   $31,442      11.4
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters          6,115   $40,145       3.7       5,035   $41,304       4.4
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                   105   $25,536      22.4          45   $17,200       0.0
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                        40   $36,471       0.0          40   $36,471       0.0
Roofers                                                      2,190   $28,565       5.1       1,155   $37,770       7.5
Sheet Metal Workers                                          2,260   $36,497       2.9       1,675   $37,545       3.0
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                              870   $41,296       3.8         630   $44,561       2.4
Helpers, Construction Trades                                   325   $22,961       5.2         140   $26,250       8.5
Construction and Building Inspectors                         1,030   $44,216      20.1         695   $50,103      19.3
Elevator Installers and Repairers                              325   $55,729       2.4         300   $57,083       2.7


TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          CONNECTICUT; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                 280   $19,338       0.0         130   $23,304       0.0
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            245   $23,393       9.1         125   $36,500      17.5
Highway Maintenance Workers                                  1,280   $35,838       1.6       1,080   $37,588       1.0
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                    110   $27,500       1.8          55   $38,393       3.6
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                    60   $45,568       0.0          55   $46,250       0.0
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                 340   $30,605       6.5         180   $35,781       7.7
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                           0         .        .            0         .        .
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                              275   $36,695       0.0         205   $37,076       0.0
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                     115   $27,917       5.1         105   $28,194       5.8
Mining Machine Operators                                       110   $36,538       0.0          40   $36,250       0.0
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Other Extraction Workers                                        60   $15,000       0.0          20   $39,107       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                   4,185   $47,703      13.5       3,790   $49,421      13.7
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                  3,575   $35,908      18.6       2,730   $40,065      18.9
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              2,775   $45,028       8.6       2,350   $46,889       8.2
Avionics Technicians                                           170   $38,125       4.1         160   $39,750       4.4
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers             445   $32,130       1.8         395   $33,487       2.0
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                    165   $24,375      13.2         110   $35,645      15.2
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      150   $47,875       9.3         130   $53,125      10.9
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                     100   $29,205       8.1          85   $29,129       9.4
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                370   $28,750      11.0         245   $31,733      10.6
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                     550   $36,765      10.5         500   $38,182      11.6
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                   2,320   $48,034       7.6       1,855   $50,095       6.7
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                        2,255   $31,037       2.8       1,800   $32,892       3.2
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                      120   $34,352       0.0         110   $34,259       0.0
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                10,985   $31,957       2.7       8,810   $35,090       2.8
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                2,640   $37,004       2.1       2,145   $39,151       1.2
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                  1,300   $41,230       3.0       1,100   $42,586       3.0
Small Engine Mechanics                                         465   $25,129       1.5         275   $34,167       2.5
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                    375   $21,250       9.7         200   $26,496       9.0
  

TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          CONNECTICUT; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers                     300   $51,339       6.3         265   $51,563       7.2
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                   3,725   $39,612       2.9       3,225   $41,030       2.8
Home Appliance Repairers                                       605   $36,944       3.5         465   $40,893       4.5
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                4,785   $39,843       4.3       4,015   $41,177       4.0
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                      4,890   $34,484       3.7       3,870   $37,414       3.9
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                 155   $33,385       0.0         120   $34,167       0.0
Millwrights                                                    595   $41,357       3.4         465   $42,286       4.3
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers                 885   $53,583       3.6         805   $55,662       4.0
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers             2,090   $42,210       3.8       1,740   $45,775       4.6
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                   655   $32,225      13.5         480   $35,524      11.9
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                    530   $28,045      11.3         440   $28,682      11.9
Commercial Divers                                               40   $12,500      50.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                  270   $33,333       1.9         220   $40,446       2.3
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers                35   $50,341      18.2          25   $51,364      25.0
Riggers                                                         90   $40,685       5.5          90   $40,685       5.5
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                               25   $62,396       0.0          25   $62,396       0.0
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         155   $14,671       4.5          85   $29,000       8.3
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          2,680   $30,806       8.7       1,930   $36,397       8.5

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         17,420   $43,731      16.3      14,795   $46,325      16.6
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                   505   $37,644       3.2         365   $40,296       3.0
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                 3,970   $21,216       4.4       2,650   $24,419       4.5
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                           330   $36,359       7.8         285   $36,090       7.7
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                       265   $38,693       4.9         190   $37,266       6.9
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    13,065   $20,785       4.2       8,200   $25,035       4.1
Bakers                                                       2,535   $20,988       5.5       1,565   $26,359       6.4
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    1,755   $36,000       5.0       1,370   $38,800       4.9
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                         90   $27,500      14.1          45   $29,464       0.0
Food Batchmakers                                               620   $22,284       1.9         405   $27,035       3.0
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                      75   $21,359       0.0          50   $25,625       0.0
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                     700   $37,696       9.3         545   $40,099      11.9
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               305   $32,341       3.0         265   $32,935       3.4
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            220   $34,000       0.0         195   $34,550       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            195   $37,390       4.1         165   $41,964       0.0
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                   1,240   $27,621       1.0         905   $30,196       0.0
  

TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          CONNECTICUT; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               195   $22,500       5.6          90   $50,938      12.5
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                               1,355   $27,461       0.8         975   $32,062       1.1
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               290   $26,136       2.8         230   $28,542       3.4
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    60   $37,222       0.0          35   $43,333       0.0
Machinists                                                  10,190   $37,538       3.5       8,305   $40,219       3.2
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                   265   $36,755       3.4         205   $37,917       1.5
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic              130   $50,417      15.9          80   $52,083       2.6
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                 1,190   $30,132       2.2       1,000   $35,167       1.4
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             80   $37,386       0.0          80   $37,386       0.0
Tool and Die Makers                                          4,325   $45,250       2.9       3,660   $46,147       2.9
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                      4,750   $32,059       1.7       3,570   $35,534       1.2
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                               385   $39,676       0.0         320   $40,739       0.0
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                             175   $39,663      11.0         130   $42,262       6.3
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   635   $29,792       1.9         480   $30,929       1.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                           175   $31,641       2.9         140   $37,250       3.5
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                15,065   $26,747       3.6      11,030   $30,083       3.6
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                                660   $22,009       3.0         485   $26,138       3.1
Job Printers                                                 1,330   $29,733       5.6       1,025   $32,578       5.7
Prepress Technicians and Workers                             1,255   $28,614      11.3         935   $31,381      12.1
Printing Machine Operators                                   2,500   $31,551       5.2       1,975   $34,307       3.6
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                             2,555   $18,462       4.9       1,500   $22,873       5.7
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials            1,065   $15,093       4.2         525   $20,276       3.4
Sewing Machine Operators                                     2,615   $16,929       5.6       1,545   $19,835       3.3
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         160   $19,083       0.0          95   $25,125       0.0
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                              10    $2,292       0.0           4   $21,250       0.0
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                               885   $16,981      12.4         480   $21,800      13.9
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                       15   $18,250       0.0          10   $18,750       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                      100   $14,659      14.9          35   $27,708       0.0
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                        55   $18,125      10.9          25   $24,000       0.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                                0         .        .            0         .        .
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                            0         .        .            0         .        .
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                45   $28,125       0.0          30   $28,542       0.0
Upholsterers                                                   395   $26,250      10.4         300   $26,570      12.0
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           335   $27,466       7.5         230   $35,000       5.6


TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          CONNECTICUT; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                           1,055   $30,228      10.3         825   $31,998      11.6
Furniture Finishers                                            410   $30,700      10.8         305   $33,869      11.6
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood            85   $21,615       0.0          45   $26,625       0.0
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                140   $26,711       8.7          95   $28,661       0.0
Woodworkers, All Other                                         545   $27,774      10.7         370   $31,319       4.6
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           530   $60,263      18.7         480   $62,039      20.6
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                    1,070   $49,271      12.3         900   $50,881      12.3
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                      680   $45,865       8.6         610   $46,490       8.7
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       215   $48,819      11.1         165   $51,683       9.7
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                  560   $40,750      14.0         420   $41,375      14.8
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                    1,030   $31,322       4.7         750   $33,818       3.3
Cutting Workers                                                740   $28,403       2.6         555   $31,875       1.1
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              355   $29,315      11.3         220   $31,853       5.4
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      170   $28,750       0.0         150   $32,000       0.0
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers         13,155   $30,779      10.6      10,185   $33,834      10.5
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  345   $24,071      19.1         210   $30,221      23.0
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians        1,055   $30,861       5.9         800   $34,345       6.1
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders          2,700   $17,675       3.1       1,490   $22,272       2.5
Painting Workers                                             1,455   $26,766       4.4       1,090   $31,147       5.1
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                    1,240   $20,923      11.5         800   $28,363      10.1
Semiconductor Processors                                        35   $25,398       0.0          35   $25,398       0.0
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             145   $20,139       0.0          55   $26,938       0.0
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                         90   $26,731       0.0          70   $40,363       0.0
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders            10   $39,792       0.0          10   $39,792       0.0
Etchers and Engravers                                          150   $38,125      10.7         110   $38,646      14.8
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      430   $24,656      15.8         310   $26,944      12.0
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders           295   $31,905       4.7         225   $33,958       6.2
Tire Builders                                                   25   $12,500       0.0          20   $21,250       0.0
Helpers-Production Workers                                     455   $16,815       5.3         250   $21,750       7.6
Production Workers, All Other                               15,725   $22,657       4.7      10,380   $27,922       4.8

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                    2,305   $36,435      16.7       1,885   $37,139      16.6
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                         1,340   $90,020      64.7         940   $86,375      63.7
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  265   $61,650      40.4         240   $62,781      42.3
  

TABLE 2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          CONNECTICUT; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency
  Medical Technicians                                          140   $29,667       4.3          90   $44,423       0.0
Bus Drivers                                                  6,925   $15,517       4.8       2,260   $30,149       3.5
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                      30,455   $31,533       4.6      20,845   $36,737       3.8
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                   3,445   $21,768      11.6       1,835   $30,102      13.4
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                             180   $23,750       6.7          55   $40,724       0.0
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                             170   $80,057      12.3         150   $81,136       8.6
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                    20   $42,019       0.0          20   $42,019       0.0
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                            470   $60,136       9.1         425   $60,824      10.1
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                       45   $56,563       0.0          40   $57,917       0.0
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                      220   $30,720      26.9         115   $35,250      17.5
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                           240   $51,289      30.1         155   $51,979      21.9
Ship Engineers                                                 100   $41,111      28.0          85   $45,385      32.6
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                         85   $38,661       9.2          80   $39,464      10.3
Parking Lot Attendants                                         465   $12,072       7.9         190   $19,201       8.9
Service Station Attendants                                     840   $15,767      14.5         480   $22,188      17.1
Transportation Inspectors                                      680   $42,833      11.3         570   $45,593      13.5
Other Transportation Workers                                    55   $24,417      52.6          25   $41,477      76.0
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                   4   $26,250       0.0           4   $26,250       0.0
Crane and Tower Operators                                      640   $45,825      11.2         500   $46,722       5.6
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators              705   $37,148       2.3         560   $37,289       2.8
Hoist and Winch Operators                                       85   $36,736       0.0          70   $36,736       0.0
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                       2,580   $28,181       0.5       1,990   $30,096       0.2
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                          2,540   $20,185       2.4       1,505   $25,549       1.5
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      14,450   $20,957       5.7       8,340   $28,149       5.0
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                                 285   $22,328       1.1         215   $25,804       1.4
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                  4,045   $14,301       3.0       1,760   $24,142       2.9
Pumping Station Operators                                       60   $30,938       0.0          60   $30,938       0.0
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                   1,015   $23,664       4.9         595   $28,946       7.0
Shuttle Car Operators                                           30   $20,368       0.0          15   $21,250       0.0
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                               40   $31,731      20.0          30   $32,500       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                             365   $30,774       2.5         255   $32,390       2.0

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Income |  Last Revised: June 03, 2010