Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates 2016

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All industries

Maryland Statewide

 

Production Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators51-802179059,053
28.39
44,609
21.45
66,275
31.86
57,772
27.78
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators51-80311,67045,406
21.83
32,453
15.60
51,883
24.94
43,690
21.00
Chemical Plant and System Operators51-809137053,785
25.86
36,938
17.76
62,208
29.91
55,471
26.67
Gas Plant Operators51-809236069,619
33.47
56,751
27.28
76,053
36.56
68,926
33.14
Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers51-809322055,763
26.81
45,003
21.64
61,144
29.40
50,274
24.17
Plant and System Operators, All Other51-809929053,890
25.91
37,846
18.20
61,913
29.77
57,668
27.72
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders51-901187043,432
20.88
26,036
12.52
52,129
25.06
43,973
21.14
Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-901248043,129
20.74
28,956
13.92
50,216
24.14
39,547
19.01
Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-902134037,398
17.98
26,284
12.64
42,954
20.65
36,137
17.37
Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand51-902212035,471
17.05
22,916
11.02
41,749
20.07
30,119
14.48
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-90231,07048,824
23.47
27,239
13.10
59,616
28.66
38,478
18.50
Cutters and Trimmers, Hand51-90319025,524
12.27
18,621
8.95
28,975
13.93
23,202
11.15
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-903230037,558
18.06
27,576
13.26
42,548
20.46
37,650
18.10
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-904136038,628
18.57
27,040
13.00
44,422
21.36
40,038
19.25
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders51-90519055,479
26.67
47,849
23.00
59,295
28.51
57,632
27.71
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers51-90614,44048,727
23.43
28,311
13.61
58,936
28.33
45,920
22.08
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers51-907137046,748
22.48
23,544
11.32
58,350
28.05
38,272
18.40
Dental Laboratory Technicians51-908136043,149
20.74
23,263
11.18
53,092
25.52
40,439
19.44
Medical Appliance Technicians51-908259036,107
17.36
21,596
10.38
43,363
20.85
30,154
14.50
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians51-908367038,088
18.31
26,169
12.58
44,048
21.18
34,405
16.54
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Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Office of Workforce Information & Performance
Occupational EMployment Statistics Proigram

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Last updated April 2017