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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas

Hartford, Connecticut Metro Area

MSA: Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, CT
Population (2015 estimate): 1.1 million
Unemployment Rate (September 2017): 4.1%
NFP Employment (2016): 570,000
Average Earnings (2016): $55,220

Click on an occupational group in the table below for data on specific occupations:

data source: Bureau of Labor Statistics
Occupational
Group
Total
Employment
Jobs
per 1000
Location
Quotient
Median Annual
Earnings
Management 42,060 72.5 1.4 $113,810
Business and Financial Operations 37,550 64.7 1.3 $73,740
IT and Mathematical 21,190 36.5 1.2 $89,010
Architecture and Engineering 12,560 21.6 1.2 $85,310
Life, Physical, and Social Sciences 3,850 6.6 0.8 $75,830
Community and Social Services 13,490 23.2 1.6 $51,370
Legal and Judicial 6,010 10.4 1.4 $85,110
Education, Training, and Library 43,950 75.7 1.2 $58,200
Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media 8,850 15.3 1.1 $54,640
Healthcare Practitioners and Technicians 36,820 63.4 1.1 $75,120
Healthcare Support 18,230 31.4 1.1 $31,340
Protective Services 11,370 19.6 0.8 $51,000
Food Preparation and Serving Related 42,810 73.8 0.8 $22,020
Building, Grounds Cleaning, and Maintenance 17,400 30.0 1.0 $30,460
Personal Care and Services 18,730 32.3 1.0 $26,170
Sales and Related 50,790 87.5 0.9 $30,190
Office and Administrative Support 93,450 161.0 1.0 $41,320
Construction and Extraction 18,060 31.1 0.8 $53,720
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair 17,300 29.8 0.8 $49,500
Production 35,190 60.6 0.9 $40,000
Transportation and Material Moving 30,420 52.4 0.8 $33,690

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