Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Western Maryland Workforce Region

 

Production Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Production Occupations51-00005,92039,654
19.00
23,758
11.50
47,601
23.00
37,046
17.75
First-Line Supervisors of Production and Operating Workers51-101147061,276
29.50
40,110
19.25
71,859
34.50
58,888
28.25
Team Assemblers51-209264042,548
20.50
27,246
13.00
50,199
24.25
43,081
20.75
Assemblers and Fabricators, All Other51-209910028,089
13.50
18,905
9.00
32,682
15.75
26,049
12.50
Bakers51-301116026,073
12.50
18,045
8.75
30,086
14.50
26,565
12.75
Butchers and Meat Cutters51-302110031,703
15.25
23,190
11.25
35,959
17.25
30,291
14.50
Food Batchmakers51-30926034,664
16.75
22,127
10.75
40,933
19.75
34,723
16.75
Food Processing Workers, All Other51-30992026,225
12.50
17,259
8.25
30,708
14.75
24,181
11.50
Computer Numerically Controlled Machine Tool Programmers, Metal a51-40122057,063
27.50
43,664
21.00
63,762
30.75
53,850
26.00
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-40313040,725
19.50
28,992
14.00
46,591
22.50
36,650
17.50
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4034 38,151
18.25
27,877
13.50
43,288
20.75
37,702
18.25
Machinists51-404128045,593
22.00
29,405
14.25
53,686
25.75
49,850
24.00
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4072 31,078
15.00
20,246
9.75
36,494
17.50
31,632
15.25
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4081 31,759
15.25
18,815
9.00
38,232
18.50
30,559
14.75
Tool and Die Makers51-41111060,563
29.00
43,259
20.75
69,215
33.25
66,020
31.75
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers51-412112040,048
19.25
31,372
15.00
44,386
21.25
38,189
18.25
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-41222039,376
19.00
26,652
12.75
45,738
22.00
39,740
19.00
Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other51-4199 29,105
14.00
22,500
10.75
32,408
15.50
24,868
12.00
Prepress Technicians and Workers51-51115042,042
20.25
34,547
16.50
45,790
22.00
39,205
18.75
Printing Press Operators51-511213045,227
21.75
30,413
14.75
52,634
25.25
46,085
22.25
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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