Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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Healthcare Support Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Healthcare Support Occupations31-00004,19028,563
13.75
20,990
10.00
32,349
15.50
27,109
13.00
Home Health Aides31-101167022,536
10.75
18,749
9.00
24,428
11.75
22,449
10.75
Nursing Assistants31-10141,81027,671
13.25
22,727
11.00
30,144
14.50
27,292
13.25
Orderlies31-101511025,432
12.25
21,835
10.50
27,230
13.00
25,111
12.00
Occupational Therapist Assistants31-20118046,143
22.25
34,504
16.50
51,962
25.00
40,788
19.50
Physical Therapist Assistants31-202113054,197
26.00
40,300
19.50
61,146
29.50
51,258
24.75
Physical Therapist Aides31-20225025,590
12.25
19,405
9.25
28,682
13.75
26,134
12.50
Massage Therapists31-90114038,436
18.50
30,717
14.75
42,297
20.25
39,833
19.25
Dental Assistants31-909120034,288
16.50
27,443
13.25
37,712
18.25
34,487
16.50
Medical Assistants31-909256027,271
13.00
21,055
10.00
30,380
14.50
26,964
13.00
Medical Equipment Preparers31-90933033,391
16.00
28,726
13.75
35,724
17.25
33,788
16.25
Medical Transcriptionists31-9094 38,094
18.25
29,478
14.25
42,403
20.50
38,913
18.75
Pharmacy Aides31-90956018,129
8.75
16,919
8.25
18,733
9.00
18,313
8.75
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers31-90966021,405
10.25
16,692
8.00
23,761
11.50
20,288
9.75
Phlebotomists31-909713027,372
13.25
21,912
10.50
30,103
14.50
26,327
12.75
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other31-90999029,557
14.25
22,305
10.75
33,182
16.00
27,054
13.00
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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