Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Western Maryland WIA

 

Production Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Sewing Machine Operators51-6031 25,397
12.25
17,463
8.50
29,364
14.00
19,835
9.50
Upholsterers51-60931031,587
15.25
21,780
10.50
36,492
17.50
32,900
15.75
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters51-701124027,942
13.50
22,382
10.75
30,721
14.75
24,889
12.00
Furniture Finishers51-70212025,706
12.25
21,083
10.25
28,017
13.50
23,937
11.50
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood51-70412030,405
14.50
18,800
9.00
36,207
17.50
27,863
13.50
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing51-70427031,911
15.25
25,062
12.00
35,335
17.00
31,272
15.00
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators51-80217053,386
25.75
41,687
20.00
59,236
28.50
53,108
25.50
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators51-803113041,964
20.25
32,011
15.50
46,942
22.50
42,224
20.25
Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-90211030,909
14.75
24,246
11.75
34,242
16.50
28,736
13.75
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-90238040,440
19.50
24,280
11.75
48,518
23.25
33,636
16.25
Cutters and Trimmers, Hand51-90311024,357
11.75
17,134
8.25
27,969
13.50
24,764
12.00
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-90329037,510
18.00
26,087
12.50
43,222
20.75
40,338
19.50
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-9041270
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders51-90514049,748
24.00
37,043
17.75
56,100
27.00
53,629
25.75
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers51-906126043,629
21.00
27,099
13.00
51,894
25.00
45,369
21.75
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians51-90832036,436
17.50
28,614
13.75
40,346
19.50
37,377
18.00
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders51-911115037,348
18.00
29,982
14.50
41,030
19.75
38,192
18.25
Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-91214040,232
19.25
31,933
15.25
44,382
21.25
38,332
18.50
Painters, Transportation Equipment51-91223041,531
20.00
32,184
15.50
46,205
22.25
37,478
18.00
Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers51-9123 38,384
18.50
31,363
15.00
41,895
20.25
39,229
18.75
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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