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
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders51-901198046,030
22.13
25,667
12.34
56,211
27.02
47,685
22.93
Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-901245043,899
21.11
29,692
14.28
51,002
24.52
41,899
20.14
Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-902128041,373
19.89
30,082
14.46
47,018
22.60
41,705
20.05
Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand51-902212031,761
15.27
22,236
10.69
36,524
17.56
28,976
13.93
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-90231,18048,837
23.48
27,756
13.34
59,377
28.55
38,695
18.60
Cutters and Trimmers, Hand51-9031 29,623
14.24
20,520
9.87
34,174
16.43
27,888
13.41
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-903224039,524
19.00
31,527
15.16
43,522
20.92
38,898
18.70
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-9041 41,377
19.89
32,001
15.39
46,064
22.15
42,305
20.34
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders51-905115049,490
23.79
33,500
16.11
57,485
27.64
53,486
25.71
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers51-90614,06049,556
23.82
29,329
14.10
59,669
28.69
46,353
22.28
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers51-907134052,435
25.21
28,031
13.48
64,636
31.08
45,548
21.90
Dental Laboratory Technicians51-908134043,739
21.03
23,738
11.41
53,739
25.84
41,760
20.08
Medical Appliance Technicians51-908246040,640
19.54
22,208
10.68
49,856
23.97
38,503
18.51
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians51-908384037,751
18.15
25,774
12.39
43,740
21.03
36,794
17.69
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders51-91114,66030,670
14.75
21,803
10.48
35,103
16.88
29,290
14.08
Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-912125036,721
17.65
26,170
12.58
41,996
20.19
35,737
17.18
Painters, Transportation Equipment51-912252047,559
22.87
33,424
16.07
54,627
26.26
42,654
20.51
Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers51-912326034,321
16.50
24,253
11.66
39,355
18.92
33,156
15.94
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators51-915135028,187
13.55
21,312
10.25
31,624
15.20
25,380
12.20
Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders51-919116035,758
17.19
23,552
11.32
41,862
20.13
33,772
16.24
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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