Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Maryland Statewide

 

Production Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage
Power Distributors and Dispatchers51-801215072,982
35.00
65,002
31.25
76,971
37.00
Power Plant Operators51-801339072,497
34.75
60,559
29.00
78,466
37.75
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators51-802176057,703
27.75
43,619
21.00
64,745
31.25
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators51-80311,64044,924
21.50
31,631
15.25
51,571
24.75
Chemical Plant and System Operators51-809128058,749
28.25
43,950
21.25
66,148
31.75
Gas Plant Operators51-809225066,711
32.00
55,354
26.50
72,389
34.75
Petroleum Pump System Operators, Refinery Operators, and Gaugers51-809320057,034
27.50
45,084
21.75
63,009
30.25
Plant and System Operators, All Other51-809923055,214
26.50
41,915
20.25
61,864
29.75
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders51-90111,01041,913
20.25
26,590
12.75
49,575
23.75
Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-901243041,492
20.00
27,697
13.25
48,389
23.25
Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-902123034,402
16.50
25,297
12.25
38,955
18.75
Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand51-902220034,206
16.50
25,683
12.25
38,467
18.50
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-902398049,275
23.75
28,367
13.75
59,729
28.75
Cutters and Trimmers, Hand51-903113029,480
14.25
19,044
9.25
34,698
16.75
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-903222038,338
18.50
28,160
13.50
43,427
21.00
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-904131031,109
15.00
20,155
9.75
36,585
17.50
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders51-90516053,887
26.00
47,610
23.00
57,025
27.50
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers51-90614,44047,097
22.75
26,901
13.00
57,195
27.50
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers51-907122040,272
19.25
19,835
9.50
50,490
24.25
Dental Laboratory Technicians51-908137040,820
19.50
22,424
10.75
50,018
24.00
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Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Office of Workforce Information & Performance Occupational Employment Statistics Program

Last updated April 2016