Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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Healthcare Support Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Healthcare Support Occupations31-00003,97029,535
14.25
21,519
10.25
33,543
16.00
27,559
13.25
Home Health Aides31-101162022,841
11.00
19,508
9.50
24,507
11.75
22,740
11.00
Nursing Assistants31-10141,67028,210
13.50
23,479
11.25
30,575
14.75
27,578
13.25
Orderlies31-101513025,335
12.25
21,799
10.50
27,102
13.00
25,057
12.00
Occupational Therapy Assistants31-20118049,515
23.75
35,567
17.00
56,489
27.25
46,067
22.25
Physical Therapist Assistants31-202116054,066
26.00
40,954
19.75
60,622
29.25
52,992
25.50
Physical Therapist Aides31-20225024,550
11.75
20,453
9.75
26,598
12.75
23,390
11.25
Massage Therapists31-90113037,288
18.00
28,913
14.00
41,476
20.00
38,423
18.50
Dental Assistants31-909120032,462
15.50
23,292
11.25
37,047
17.75
33,480
16.00
Medical Assistants31-909248028,230
13.50
21,696
10.50
31,496
15.25
27,714
13.25
Medical Equipment Preparers31-90934031,689
15.25
26,016
12.50
34,525
16.50
32,185
15.50
Medical Transcriptionists31-9094 39,304
19.00
30,196
14.50
43,856
21.00
40,324
19.50
Pharmacy Aides31-9095 19,297
9.25
16,996
8.25
20,447
9.75
19,486
9.25
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers31-90965020,683
10.00
17,044
8.25
22,502
10.75
19,896
9.50
Phlebotomists31-90977030,245
14.50
24,940
12.00
32,897
15.75
29,170
14.00
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other31-909911032,557
15.75
23,520
11.25
37,076
17.75
28,919
14.00
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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