Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates May 2017

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All selected industries

Susquehanna Workforce Region

 

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Construction and Extraction Occupations47-00005,82047,441
22.81
29,608
14.23
56,358
27.10
43,859
21.09
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Work47-101189072,656
34.93
49,776
23.93
84,096
40.43
71,477
34.36
Carpenters47-203153037,787
18.17
26,763
12.87
43,299
20.82
35,764
17.19
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers47-205131039,377
18.93
31,697
15.24
43,218
20.78
37,873
18.21
Construction Laborers47-206190032,321
15.54
24,914
11.98
36,025
17.32
30,613
14.72
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators47-2071 42,617
20.49
34,719
16.69
46,566
22.39
42,317
20.34
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators47-207341048,155
23.15
37,214
17.89
53,626
25.78
46,900
22.55
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers47-2081 49,670
23.88
34,082
16.39
57,463
27.63
49,130
23.62
Electricians47-211181055,150
26.51
36,932
17.76
64,259
30.89
55,897
26.87
Painters, Construction and Maintenance47-2141 34,246
16.46
28,098
13.51
37,320
17.94
33,710
16.21
Pipelayers47-2151 36,773
17.68
34,051
16.37
38,134
18.33
36,167
17.39
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters47-215268049,275
23.69
43,156
20.75
52,335
25.16
48,085
23.12
Sheet Metal Workers47-2211 63,852
30.70
58,705
28.22
66,426
31.94
62,562
30.08
Structural Iron and Steel Workers47-22212050,786
24.42
36,488
17.54
57,935
27.85
55,038
26.46
Helpers--Carpenters47-3012 23,426
11.26
21,915
10.54
24,181
11.63
23,159
11.13
Helpers--Electricians47-301313028,573
13.74
21,651
10.41
32,035
15.40
27,667
13.30
Helpers, Construction Trades, All Other47-30193026,031
12.51
22,770
10.95
27,661
13.30
25,672
12.34
Construction and Building Inspectors47-401115056,561
27.19
38,909
18.71
65,387
31.44
55,554
26.71
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers47-4090 28,765
13.83
20,494
9.85
32,901
15.82
23,964
11.52
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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