Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates May 2017

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All selected industries

Baltimore City Workforce Region

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Healthcare Support Occupations31-00009,16035,263
16.95
25,705
12.36
40,042
19.25
32,564
15.66
Home Health Aides31-1011430
Psychiatric Aides31-10134033,110
15.92
23,281
11.19
38,024
18.28
31,962
15.37
Nursing Assistants31-10142,86031,251
15.02
25,822
12.41
33,966
16.33
30,292
14.56
Orderlies31-101576029,358
14.11
22,174
10.66
32,949
15.84
27,811
13.37
Occupational Therapy Assistants31-201117061,254
29.45
46,921
22.56
68,421
32.89
59,152
28.44
Occupational Therapy Aides31-20122040,425
19.44
26,154
12.57
47,560
22.87
38,778
18.64
Physical Therapist Assistants31-202132053,183
25.57
32,601
15.67
63,475
30.52
56,545
27.19
Physical Therapist Aides31-202220028,853
13.87
23,489
11.29
31,535
15.16
28,813
13.85
Massage Therapists31-90119033,871
16.28
20,548
9.88
40,532
19.49
23,172
11.14
Dental Assistants31-909141039,323
18.91
29,349
14.11
44,310
21.30
37,048
17.81
Medical Assistants31-90921,68035,850
17.24
27,494
13.22
40,028
19.24
33,607
16.16
Medical Equipment Preparers31-909346040,079
19.27
32,276
15.52
43,981
21.14
38,978
18.74
Medical Transcriptionists31-90947043,380
20.86
34,048
16.37
48,045
23.10
44,072
21.19
Pharmacy Aides31-90952026,909
12.94
22,655
10.89
29,035
13.96
23,715
11.40
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers31-9096 32,915
15.82
26,417
12.70
36,165
17.39
32,612
15.68
Phlebotomists31-909763037,594
18.07
33,826
16.26
39,478
18.98
37,085
17.83
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other31-909990040,466
19.45
25,054
12.05
48,173
23.16
36,940
17.76
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The 'Median Wage History' wages have been updated for any inflationary pressures through December 2017

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

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Last updated April 2018