Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Maryland

 

Production Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4022 51,072
24.50
39,605
19.00
56,804
27.25
54,232
26.00
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-402326038,991
18.75
25,214
12.00
45,879
22.00
35,985
17.25
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-403155037,232
18.00
27,549
13.25
42,074
20.25
35,689
17.25
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-40326037,795
18.25
24,648
11.75
44,369
21.25
33,166
16.00
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-403316032,536
15.75
22,874
11.00
37,368
18.00
31,182
15.00
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-403411038,785
18.75
27,444
13.25
44,456
21.25
38,377
18.50
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-403513040,785
19.50
28,880
14.00
46,738
22.50
39,230
18.75
Machinists51-40412,65048,232
23.25
32,708
15.75
55,995
27.00
48,180
23.25
Model Makers, Metal and Plastic51-4061 47,948
23.00
40,186
19.25
51,829
25.00
47,222
22.75
Foundry Mold and Coremakers51-40711029,212
14.00
22,511
10.75
32,562
15.75
27,246
13.00
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-407246032,975
15.75
22,408
10.75
38,258
18.50
30,234
14.50
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-408172036,414
17.50
24,496
11.75
42,372
20.25
36,200
17.50
Tool and Die Makers51-411130057,321
27.50
42,747
20.50
64,609
31.00
56,565
27.25
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers51-41212,50046,967
22.50
32,380
15.50
54,259
26.00
45,044
21.75
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-412230037,649
18.00
23,254
11.25
44,846
21.50
38,835
18.75
Heat Treating Equipment Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-41911037,550
18.00
28,213
13.50
42,218
20.25
35,730
17.25
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-419326037,703
18.25
25,367
12.25
43,870
21.00
35,727
17.25
Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners51-4194 36,119
17.25
21,641
10.50
43,359
20.75
33,429
16.00
Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other51-419932040,394
19.50
25,426
12.25
47,878
23.00
38,179
18.25
Prepress Technicians and Workers51-511157042,609
20.50
31,261
15.00
48,284
23.25
41,904
20.25
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2014 wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2014.
Current wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through March 2015.

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

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Last updated April 2015