Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates May 2017

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All selected industries

Maryland Statewide

 

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Elevator Installers and Repairers47-40211,68080,025
38.47
54,104
26.01
92,985
44.70
84,224
40.49
Fence Erectors47-403150030,530
14.68
21,976
10.57
34,807
16.73
28,492
13.70
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers47-404179039,725
19.10
30,164
14.50
44,506
21.40
37,677
18.11
Highway Maintenance Workers47-405168039,536
19.01
29,988
14.42
44,310
21.30
37,439
18.00
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators47-406129058,302
28.03
42,829
20.59
66,039
31.75
59,568
28.64
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners47-407128039,854
19.16
29,907
14.38
44,828
21.55
39,812
19.14
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers47-409058036,616
17.60
25,009
12.02
42,419
20.39
34,999
16.83
Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas47-5012 55,248
26.56
38,754
18.63
63,495
30.53
54,478
26.19
Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas47-502140043,312
20.82
31,787
15.28
49,074
23.59
41,660
20.03
Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters47-5031 63,814
30.68
56,043
26.94
67,700
32.55
62,683
30.14
Continuous Mining Machine Operators47-50416042,071
20.23
31,931
15.35
47,140
22.66
37,022
17.80
Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators47-50424040,332
19.39
33,846
16.27
43,575
20.95
38,261
18.39
Rock Splitters, Quarry47-50517031,894
15.33
24,553
11.80
35,565
17.10
31,275
15.04
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas47-50712053,618
25.78
21,896
10.53
69,479
33.40
56,209
27.02
Helpers--Extraction Workers47-50816030,573
14.70
23,835
11.46
33,943
16.32
30,513
14.67
Extraction Workers, All Other47-5099 53,871
25.90
43,703
21.01
58,955
28.34
55,993
26.92
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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