Connecticut Income and Careers
As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Connecticut is $38,480, which is higher than the national average of $28,555. Connecticut median household income is $69,899, which has grown by 29.60% since 2000. The median household income growth rate is higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. On average Connecticut residents spend 25.0 minutes per day commuting to work, which is about the same as the national average of 25.7 minutes.
Per Capita Income, #2
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.
Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.
Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.
Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.
Household IncomeMedian Household Income, #4
Household Income Other than Earnings
|%+||Average Amount||%+||Average Amount|
|Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income||27.60%||$21,492, see rank||21.11%||$16,919|
|Social Security Income||29.33%||$18,828, see rank||29.33%||$17,636|
|Public Assistance Income||3.25%||$4,465, see rank||2.82%||$3,720|
|Retirement Income||17.87%||$27,035, see rank||17.85%||$24,095|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.
Family IncomeMedian Family Income, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.
Median Household Income by Races
|White||$75,804, see rank||$56,900|
|Black||$42,838, see rank||$35,600|
|Hispanic||$39,375, see rank||$42,396|
|Asian||$86,676, see rank||$73,244|
|American Indian, Alaska Native||$43,609, see rank||$37,170|
|Hawaiian Native||$52,900, see rank||$53,370|
|One Race, Other||$34,826, see rank||$40,300|
|Two or More Races||$51,642, see rank||$47,621|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.
Median Household Income by Age
|less than 25||$29,940, see rank||$25,788|
|25 to 44||$73,361, see rank||$58,398|
|45 to 64||$87,842, see rank||$65,027|
|65 or over||$44,298, see rank||$37,945|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.
|Population 16 Years and Over||2,895,925||see rank||248,775,628|
|Male1||1,394,520||48.15%, see rank||48.69%|
|Male, In Labor Force:2||1,016,649||72.90%, see rank||69.28%|
|Male, In Armed Forces2||7,590||0.54%, see rank||0.73%|
|Male, Civilian2||1,009,059||72.36%, see rank||68.54%|
|Male, Civilian, Employed3||907,236||89.91%, see rank||90.49%|
|Male, Civilian, Unemployed3||101,823||10.09%, see rank||9.51%|
|Male, Not in Labor Force2||377,871||27.10%, see rank||30.72%|
|Female1||1,501,405||51.85%, see rank||51.31%|
|Female, In Labor Force:2||945,470||62.97%, see rank||58.79%|
|Female, In Armed Forces2||1,008||0.07%, see rank||0.11%|
|Female, Civilian2||944,462||62.91%, see rank||58.69%|
|Female, Civilian, Employed3||859,698||91.03%, see rank||91.18%|
|Female, Civilian, Unemployed3||84,764||8.97%, see rank||8.82%|
|Female, Not in Labor Force2||555,935||37.03%, see rank||41.21%|
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.
Commuting to Work
|Workers 16 Years and Over||1,734,798||100%||141,337,148|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone||1,364,472||78.65%, see rank||76.41%|
|Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled||142,105||8.19%, see rank||9.59%|
|Public Transportation||81,585||4.70%, see rank||5.06%|
|Walked||52,655||3.04%, see rank||2.78%|
|Other Means||20,514||1.18%, see rank||1.79%|
|Worked at Home||73,467||4.23%, see rank||4.37%|
Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||1,766,934||-||143,435,233|
|Male1||907,236||51.35%, see rank||52.38%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||348,874||38.45%, see rank||33.12%|
|Service Occupations2||142,800||15.74%, see rank||15.12%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||161,537||17.81%, see rank||17.47%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||2,995||0.33%, see rank||1.11%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||76,195||8.40%, see rank||9.29%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||128,322||14.14%, see rank||17.94%|
|Female1||859,698||48.65%, see rank||47.62%|
|Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2||381,073||44.33%, see rank||40.04%|
|Service Occupations2||174,146||20.26%, see rank||21.52%|
|Sales and Office Occupations2||258,181||30.03%, see rank||31.93%|
|Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2||1,295||0.15%, see rank||0.32%|
|Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2||1,514||0.18%, see rank||0.28%|
|Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2||41,545||4.83%, see rank||5.65%|
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.
|Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over||1,766,934||100%||143,435,233|
|Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining||7,413||0.42%, see rank||1.96%|
|Construction||97,974||5.54%, see rank||6.17%|
|Manufacturing||191,057||10.81%, see rank||10.43%|
|Wholesale Trade||44,195||2.50%, see rank||2.75%|
|Retail Trade||191,267||10.82%, see rank||11.57%|
|Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities||65,068||3.68%, see rank||4.93%|
|Information||41,905||2.37%, see rank||2.14%|
|Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing||161,926||9.16%, see rank||6.60%|
|Professional, Scientific, Management,|
Administrative, Waste Management Services
|197,880||11.20%, see rank||10.89%|
|Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance||467,574||26.46%, see rank||23.21%|
|Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,|
Accommodation, Food Services
|154,005||8.72%, see rank||9.49%|
|Public Administration||66,491||3.76%, see rank||4.92%|
|Other Services, Except Public Administration||80,179||4.54%, see rank||4.96%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.
|Population in Poverty||364,740||10.48%, see rank||15.59%|
|Family in Poverty||67,706||7.53%, see rank||11.47%|
*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.