Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates 2016

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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 Occupations31-000074,52032,714
15.73
23,014
11.06
37,563
18.06
30,022
14.43
Home Health Aides31-101111,74025,085
12.06
21,249
10.22
27,002
12.98
24,201
11.64
Psychiatric Aides31-101338030,285
14.56
24,867
11.96
32,994
15.86
28,908
13.90
Nursing Assistants31-101429,18029,700
14.28
23,445
11.27
32,827
15.78
28,939
13.91
Orderlies31-10151,48027,972
13.45
21,824
10.49
31,046
14.93
27,493
13.22
Occupational Therapy Assistants31-201156065,353
31.42
47,871
23.01
74,095
35.62
65,398
31.44
Occupational Therapy Aides31-201211030,953
14.88
19,795
9.52
36,532
17.56
26,964
12.96
Physical Therapist Assistants31-20211,48057,675
27.73
37,599
18.08
67,713
32.55
58,820
28.28
Physical Therapist Aides31-20221,59027,605
13.27
19,922
9.58
31,446
15.12
24,735
11.89
Massage Therapists31-90111,77051,652
24.83
27,082
13.02
63,938
30.74
44,171
21.24
Dental Assistants31-90915,69040,431
19.44
28,899
13.89
46,197
22.21
40,183
19.32
Medical Assistants31-909210,80035,031
16.84
26,453
12.72
39,321
18.90
33,809
16.25
Medical Equipment Preparers31-90931,30036,607
17.60
25,572
12.29
42,124
20.25
35,810
17.22
Medical Transcriptionists31-909470035,856
17.24
20,602
9.90
43,484
20.91
36,015
17.32
Pharmacy Aides31-9095 27,693
13.31
19,880
9.56
31,599
15.19
24,264
11.67
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers31-90961,56027,445
13.19
19,967
9.60
31,184
14.99
24,681
11.87
Phlebotomists31-90972,33038,064
18.30
32,988
15.86
40,601
19.52
37,101
17.84
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other31-90993,64039,704
19.09
25,175
12.10
46,968
22.58
37,926
18.23
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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