Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Baltimore City Workforce Region

 

Production Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Tool and Die Makers51-41112049,998
24.00
36,287
17.50
56,854
27.25
49,656
23.75
Welders, Cutters, Solderers, and Brazers51-412127047,883
23.00
33,945
16.25
54,852
26.25
48,339
23.25
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-412212043,458
21.00
35,426
17.00
47,475
22.75
44,029
21.25
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal and Plastic51-4193 30,664
14.75
22,294
10.75
34,849
16.75
31,775
15.25
Metal Workers and Plastic Workers, All Other51-41991038,851
18.75
24,504
11.75
46,023
22.25
37,698
18.25
Prepress Technicians and Workers51-51118043,365
20.75
32,820
15.75
48,636
23.50
41,774
20.00
Printing Press Operators51-511238039,602
19.00
27,035
13.00
45,886
22.00
39,208
18.75
Print Binding and Finishing Workers51-511324031,731
15.25
19,437
9.25
37,878
18.25
30,132
14.50
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers51-601181024,139
11.50
18,616
9.00
26,900
13.00
23,470
11.25
Sewing Machine Operators51-603113025,113
12.00
19,982
9.50
27,678
13.25
24,188
11.75
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Custom Sewers51-6052 25,736
12.50
19,610
9.50
28,800
13.75
23,810
11.50
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other51-60994032,463
15.50
23,719
11.50
36,834
17.75
30,269
14.50
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters51-70118033,992
16.25
26,159
12.50
37,909
18.25
31,443
15.00
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood51-7041 30,859
14.75
26,444
12.75
33,065
16.00
29,493
14.25
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators51-802112060,737
29.25
47,010
22.50
67,601
32.50
60,569
29.00
Plant and System Operators, All Other51-80992056,731
27.25
44,307
21.25
62,943
30.25
58,130
28.00
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders51-901119041,372
20.00
34,424
16.50
44,846
21.50
41,209
19.75
Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-90121032,864
15.75
25,686
12.25
36,454
17.50
33,074
16.00
Grinding and Polishing Workers, Hand51-90223028,548
13.75
22,581
10.75
31,532
15.25
27,492
13.25
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-902313038,310
18.50
29,031
14.00
42,949
20.75
37,794
18.25
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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