Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Maryland Statewide

 

Production Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-903267030,124
14.50
17,281
8.25
36,546
17.50
29,760
14.25
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-904157036,218
17.50
28,582
13.75
40,036
19.25
36,580
17.50
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders51-90518045,430
21.75
31,138
15.00
52,577
25.25
49,170
23.75
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers51-90614,56042,119
20.25
23,558
11.25
51,400
24.75
41,480
20.00
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers51-9071 41,206
19.75
31,720
15.25
45,948
22.00
39,583
19.00
Dental Laboratory Technicians51-908147042,212
20.25
22,992
11.00
51,823
25.00
39,005
18.75
Medical Appliance Technicians51-908220043,898
21.00
28,731
13.75
51,481
24.75
39,525
19.00
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians51-908374040,603
19.50
24,625
11.75
48,593
23.25
40,400
19.50
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders51-91113,06029,867
14.25
18,757
9.00
35,423
17.00
28,120
13.50
Coating, Painting, and Spraying Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-912127038,393
18.50
27,880
13.50
43,650
21.00
36,329
17.50
Painters, Transportation Equipment51-912266051,274
24.75
30,398
14.50
61,712
29.75
43,130
20.75
Painting, Coating, and Decorating Workers51-912322036,470
17.50
24,087
11.50
42,662
20.50
34,001
16.25
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators51-915188022,577
10.75
17,239
8.25
25,246
12.25
20,222
9.75
Adhesive Bonding Machine Operators and Tenders51-919110036,193
17.50
23,367
11.25
42,607
20.50
34,742
16.75
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment Operators and Tenders51-91929025,448
12.25
20,301
9.75
28,022
13.50
23,178
11.25
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic51-919531032,859
15.75
21,518
10.25
38,530
18.50
32,276
15.50
Paper Goods Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-919650042,325
20.25
27,649
13.25
49,663
24.00
39,910
19.25
Helpers--Production Workers51-91983,89030,530
14.75
19,826
9.50
35,883
17.25
29,733
14.25
Production Workers, All Other51-91992,51031,105
15.00
17,960
8.75
37,677
18.00
28,185
13.50
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The 2013 wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2013. The current wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through March 2014

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

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Last updated April 2014