Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Maryland

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Healthcare Support Occupations31-000068,52031,948
15.25
21,970
10.50
36,937
17.75
29,399
14.25
Home Health Aides31-10119,55024,649
11.75
19,683
9.50
27,131
13.00
24,085
11.50
Psychiatric Aides31-101358031,090
15.00
26,788
13.00
33,241
16.00
29,304
14.00
Nursing Assistants31-101426,52029,364
14.00
22,455
10.75
32,819
15.75
28,162
13.50
Orderlies31-10151,24026,484
12.75
22,106
10.75
28,673
13.75
26,325
12.75
Occupational Therapy Assistants31-201154066,775
32.00
52,999
25.50
73,662
35.50
67,043
32.25
Occupational Therapy Aides31-201211030,821
14.75
18,888
9.00
36,788
17.75
28,359
13.75
Physical Therapist Assistants31-20211,37057,542
27.75
37,296
18.00
67,665
32.50
58,899
28.25
Physical Therapist Aides31-20221,24024,346
11.75
17,751
8.50
27,643
13.25
22,641
11.00
Massage Therapists31-90111,73050,212
24.25
21,950
10.50
64,342
31.00
42,763
20.50
Dental Assistants31-90915,41039,539
19.00
29,980
14.50
44,318
21.25
39,416
19.00
Medical Assistants31-909210,41033,259
16.00
25,698
12.25
37,041
17.75
32,676
15.75
Medical Equipment Preparers31-90931,30036,282
17.50
25,395
12.25
41,724
20.00
35,305
17.00
Medical Transcriptionists31-909489036,510
17.50
23,066
11.00
43,231
20.75
36,216
17.50
Pharmacy Aides31-909578024,528
11.75
17,374
8.25
28,104
13.50
22,291
10.75
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers31-90961,62027,391
13.25
19,325
9.25
31,424
15.00
24,317
11.75
Phlebotomists31-90971,91038,003
18.25
31,456
15.00
41,276
19.75
37,358
18.00
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other31-90993,32034,045
16.25
19,573
9.50
41,282
19.75
30,416
14.50
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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