Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Maryland Statewide

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Healthcare Support Occupations31-000070,04030,363
14.50
20,955
10.00
35,066
16.75
28,240
13.50
Home Health Aides31-101110,89023,508
11.25
18,373
8.75
26,076
12.50
22,924
11.00
Psychiatric Aides31-101397028,959
14.00
23,160
11.25
31,858
15.25
27,886
13.50
Nursing Assistants31-101427,69028,907
14.00
21,856
10.50
32,432
15.50
27,448
13.25
Orderlies31-10151,17026,320
12.75
21,635
10.50
28,662
13.75
25,054
12.00
Occupational Therapist Assistants31-201153058,265
28.00
44,108
21.25
65,343
31.50
59,558
28.75
Occupational Therapist Aides31-201210033,595
16.25
20,193
9.75
40,296
19.50
32,242
15.50
Physical Therapist Assistants31-20211,44053,979
26.00
36,717
17.75
62,610
30.00
55,433
26.75
Physical Therapist Aides31-20221,54023,524
11.25
16,950
8.25
26,810
13.00
21,471
10.25
Massage Therapists31-90111,17039,206
18.75
20,791
10.00
48,414
23.25
38,783
18.75
Dental Assistants31-90915,33036,982
17.75
27,178
13.00
41,885
20.25
37,079
17.75
Medical Assistants31-90929,49031,878
15.25
25,402
12.25
35,116
17.00
31,331
15.00
Medical Equipment Preparers31-909385033,547
16.25
25,694
12.25
37,473
18.00
32,107
15.50
Medical Transcriptionists31-90941,26034,692
16.75
23,536
11.25
40,269
19.25
35,192
17.00
Pharmacy Aides31-909588025,028
12.00
17,205
8.25
28,940
14.00
22,769
11.00
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers31-90961,71026,328
12.75
18,544
9.00
30,220
14.50
23,513
11.25
Phlebotomists31-90972,16036,312
17.50
27,195
13.00
40,872
19.75
34,978
16.75
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other31-90992,95034,919
16.75
19,955
9.50
42,401
20.50
30,740
14.75
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These wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2012

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

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Last updated April 2013