Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Maryland Statewide

 

Protective Service Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Protective Service Occupations33-000069,45046,396
22.25
25,111
12.00
57,038
27.50
42,717
20.50
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional Officers33-10112,19058,307
28.00
46,959
22.50
63,981
30.75
54,635
26.25
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives33-10123,27084,312
40.50
59,825
28.75
96,557
46.50
81,486
39.25
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers33-10211,55086,423
41.50
64,836
31.25
97,215
46.75
84,978
40.75
First-Line Supervisors/Managers, Protective Service Workers, All Other33-10991,22053,149
25.50
30,988
15.00
64,229
31.00
51,495
24.75
Fire Fighters33-20113,70057,517
27.75
44,461
21.25
64,045
30.75
55,180
26.50
Fire Inspectors and Investigators33-202112055,987
27.00
42,341
20.25
62,809
30.25
57,822
27.75
Bailiffs33-301112031,134
15.00
19,297
9.25
37,053
17.75
28,203
13.50
Correctional Officers and Jailers33-30127,51043,616
21.00
37,720
18.25
46,564
22.50
42,704
20.50
Detectives and Criminal Investigators33-30211,08090,034
43.25
47,147
22.75
111,477
53.50
90,155
43.25
Fish and Game Wardens33-303111073,628
35.50
66,287
31.75
77,298
37.25
73,856
35.50
Parking Enforcement Workers33-304121035,805
17.25
27,843
13.50
39,787
19.25
34,631
16.75
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers33-305114,72057,661
27.75
43,333
20.75
64,824
31.25
55,951
27.00
Transit and Railroad Police33-305219050,576
24.25
29,873
14.25
60,928
29.25
52,889
25.50
Animal Control Workers33-901116039,060
18.75
27,851
13.50
44,663
21.50
39,494
19.00
Private Detectives and Investigators33-90211,27041,848
20.00
28,205
13.50
48,670
23.50
39,192
18.75
Security Guards33-903226,79033,129
16.00
20,721
10.00
39,334
19.00
29,691
14.25
Crossing Guards33-90911,00025,250
12.25
20,200
9.75
27,776
13.25
24,642
11.75
Lifeguards, Ski Patrol, and Other Recreational Protective Service Workers33-90922,12019,584
9.50
16,789
8.00
20,981
10.00
18,674
9.00
Transportation Security Screeners33-909363039,301
19.00
33,648
16.25
42,127
20.25
38,096
18.25
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These wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2012

Maryland Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Office of Workforce Information & Performance
Occupational Employment Statistics Program

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Last updated April 2013