Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates 2016

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All industries

Western Maryland Workforce Region

 

Production Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-60629020,014
9.62
18,012
8.66
21,015
10.10
18,926
9.10
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters51-701136030,554
14.69
24,819
11.93
33,421
16.07
29,783
14.32
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood51-7041 34,416
16.55
26,501
12.74
38,373
18.45
32,523
15.64
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing51-70427034,721
16.69
22,674
10.90
40,744
19.59
31,275
15.04
Power Plant Operators51-8013 75,510
36.30
60,341
29.01
83,094
39.95
76,433
36.75
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators51-8031140
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders51-9011 45,608
21.93
30,280
14.56
53,272
25.61
50,648
24.35
Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-90122053,863
25.90
40,778
19.60
60,406
29.04
54,197
26.06
Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand51-90225026,732
12.85
21,834
10.50
29,181
14.03
24,665
11.86
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-90235046,840
22.52
25,446
12.23
57,537
27.66
52,075
25.04
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-90416026,403
12.69
18,635
8.96
30,288
14.56
20,181
9.70
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders51-90512052,891
25.43
38,743
18.63
59,964
28.83
56,185
27.01
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers51-906123037,090
17.83
25,511
12.26
42,879
20.61
32,250
15.51
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders51-91113025,173
12.10
20,288
9.75
27,615
13.28
23,460
11.28
Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-91213042,082
20.23
27,094
13.03
49,576
23.83
41,158
19.79
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators51-91511024,118
11.60
20,687
9.95
25,833
12.42
22,570
10.85
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic51-91957026,007
12.50
18,425
8.86
29,798
14.33
24,042
11.56
Helpers--Production Workers51-919826031,600
15.19
21,932
10.54
36,434
17.52
26,776
12.87
Production Workers, All Other51-919910031,816
15.30
21,822
10.49
36,813
17.70
30,773
14.79
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Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
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Occupational EMployment Statistics Proigram

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Last updated April 2017