Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates May 2017

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All selected industries

Maryland Statewide

 

Production Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-403155041,056
19.74
27,726
13.33
47,721
22.94
40,240
19.35
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-40324050,533
24.29
36,962
17.77
57,319
27.56
49,469
23.78
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-403320039,729
19.10
27,126
13.04
46,030
22.13
36,526
17.56
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4035 39,552
19.02
28,575
13.74
45,040
21.65
36,778
17.68
Machinists51-40412,82050,386
24.22
35,734
17.18
57,712
27.75
49,604
23.85
Metal-Refining Furnace Operators and Tenders51-40511037,158
17.86
22,583
10.86
44,446
21.37
39,010
18.75
Model Makers, Metal and Plastic51-40613066,550
32.00
52,247
25.12
73,702
35.43
62,367
29.98
Molding, Coremaking, and Casting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-407264036,887
17.73
25,769
12.39
42,447
20.41
37,330
17.95
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-408123038,274
18.40
28,439
13.67
43,191
20.76
38,670
18.59
Tool and Die Makers51-411120047,544
22.86
27,320
13.13
57,656
27.72
46,695
22.45
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers51-41212,08048,254
23.20
31,311
15.05
56,726
27.27
45,881
22.06
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-412231041,469
19.94
28,892
13.89
47,757
22.96
40,843
19.64
Layout Workers, Metal and Plastic51-419218042,407
20.39
30,799
14.81
48,211
23.18
41,304
19.86
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-419314037,989
18.26
27,998
13.46
42,985
20.67
34,434
16.56
Tool Grinders, Filers, and Sharpeners51-41944038,447
18.48
32,104
15.43
41,618
20.01
36,801
17.69
Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other51-419936038,329
18.43
24,875
11.96
45,055
21.66
32,664
15.70
Prepress Technicians and Workers51-511194043,485
20.91
29,335
14.10
50,561
24.31
42,527
20.45
Printing Press Operators51-51122,09042,073
20.23
25,968
12.48
50,126
24.10
41,628
20.01
Print Binding and Finishing Workers51-511372034,502
16.59
23,422
11.26
40,042
19.25
32,733
15.74
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers51-60114,80023,449
11.27
19,414
9.33
25,467
12.24
22,010
10.58
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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