Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Maryland Statewide

 

Office and Administrative Support Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping43-511161034,361
16.50
21,704
10.50
40,690
19.50
33,071
16.00
Executive Secretaries and Administrative Assistants43-601117,01056,555
27.25
39,769
19.00
64,948
31.25
54,905
26.50
Legal Secretaries43-60123,07043,473
21.00
32,852
15.75
48,783
23.50
41,629
20.00
Medical Secretaries43-601311,24034,792
16.75
25,629
12.25
39,372
19.00
34,245
16.50
Secretaries, Except Legal, Medical, and Executive43-601454,09037,812
18.25
26,121
12.50
43,658
21.00
37,162
17.75
Computer Operators43-90111,61042,371
20.25
27,727
13.25
49,694
24.00
41,891
20.25
Data Entry Keyers43-90214,15029,264
14.00
19,560
9.50
34,115
16.50
28,342
13.75
Word Processors and Typists43-90222,24031,609
15.25
22,324
10.75
36,252
17.50
30,569
14.75
Desktop Publishers43-903143045,991
22.00
30,909
14.75
53,533
25.75
44,162
21.25
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks43-90412,88040,156
19.25
32,074
15.50
44,197
21.25
38,672
18.50
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except Postal Service43-90512,75029,488
14.25
19,319
9.25
34,571
16.50
28,692
13.75
Office Clerks, General43-906149,68030,907
14.75
19,501
9.25
36,612
17.50
29,603
14.25
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer43-90711,18030,696
14.75
18,723
9.00
36,682
17.75
29,756
14.25
Proofreaders and Copy Markers43-908126033,671
16.25
20,803
10.00
40,105
19.25
31,686
15.25
Statistical Assistants43-911136043,956
21.25
29,721
14.25
51,073
24.50
42,553
20.50
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other43-91995,56039,451
19.00
25,471
12.25
46,441
22.25
35,753
17.25
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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