Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Maryland Statewide

 

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, and Media Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Dancers27-203140
15.50

12.50

17.00

15.00
Music Directors and Composers27-204125052,323
25.25
24,599
11.75
66,185
31.75
45,953
22.00
Musicians and Singers27-2042460
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers, All Other27-2099180
20.75

8.25

27.00

9.75
Media and Communication Workers27-300011,390
Radio and Television Announcers27-301129044,805
21.50
20,854
10.00
56,780
27.25
37,919
18.25
Public Address System and Other Announcers27-301210028,322
13.50
16,996
8.25
33,985
16.25
19,332
9.25
Broadcast News Analysts27-302110093,403
45.00
31,633
15.25
124,287
59.75
61,319
29.50
Reporters and Correspondents27-302255043,287
20.75
21,589
10.50
54,136
26.00
31,104
15.00
Public Relations Specialists27-30313,65069,086
33.25
33,482
16.00
86,888
41.75
58,990
28.25
Editors27-30412,26060,679
29.25
35,219
17.00
73,409
35.25
57,767
27.75
Technical Writers27-30422,00079,383
38.25
55,494
26.75
91,329
44.00
76,155
36.50
Writers and Authors27-30431,06074,992
36.00
33,896
16.25
95,539
46.00
65,307
31.50
Interpreters and Translators27-309185066,089
31.75
33,629
16.25
82,319
39.50
63,276
30.50
Media and Communication Workers, All Other27-309953048,288
23.25
31,608
15.25
56,629
27.25
40,834
19.75
Media and Communication Equipment Workers27-40003,900
Audio and Video Equipment Technicians27-40111,16045,132
21.75
28,692
13.75
53,352
25.75
40,796
19.50
Broadcast Technicians27-401235054,991
26.50
23,835
11.50
70,568
34.00
56,347
27.00
Radio Operators27-40133040,745
19.50
18,924
9.00
51,655
24.75
40,022
19.25
Sound Engineering Technicians27-401425051,160
24.50
34,195
16.50
59,642
28.75
45,199
21.75
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The 2013 wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2013. The current wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through March 2014

Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Office of Workforce Information & Performance
Occupational Employment Statistics Program

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Last updated April 2014