Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Mid-Maryland Workforce Region

 

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Construction and Extraction Occupations47-000011,34045,031
21.75
28,788
13.75
53,152
25.50
39,747
19.00
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Work47-10111,66067,750
32.50
45,994
22.00
78,626
37.75
62,164
30.00
Brickmasons and Blockmasons47-2021 47,770
23.00
34,266
16.50
54,522
26.25
48,456
23.25
Stonemasons47-20224040,572
19.50
33,952
16.25
43,881
21.00
38,257
18.50
Carpenters47-20311,39043,955
21.25
32,903
15.75
49,481
23.75
42,614
20.50
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers47-2051 48,712
23.50
39,900
19.25
53,118
25.50
46,208
22.25
Construction Laborers47-20612,29031,780
15.25
24,648
11.75
35,345
17.00
31,210
15.00
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators47-207125039,768
19.00
29,955
14.50
44,675
21.50
40,185
19.25
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators47-207332048,533
23.25
37,409
18.00
54,095
26.00
48,912
23.50
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers47-2081 41,738
20.00
35,108
17.00
45,053
21.75
41,780
20.00
Electricians47-211198055,814
26.75
29,329
14.00
69,056
33.25
47,163
22.75
Painters, Construction and Maintenance47-214134035,944
17.25
28,971
14.00
39,430
19.00
35,985
17.25
Pipelayers47-2151 44,898
21.50
35,251
17.00
49,722
24.00
37,839
18.25
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters47-215293049,458
23.75
34,242
16.50
57,065
27.50
49,676
24.00
Roofers47-2181 37,534
18.00
25,336
12.25
43,632
21.00
35,506
17.00
Sheet Metal Workers47-2211 50,514
24.25
33,635
16.25
58,953
28.25
46,011
22.00
Structural Iron and Steel Workers47-2221 42,082
20.25
33,328
16.00
46,457
22.25
36,361
17.50
Helpers--Brickmasons, Blockmasons, Stonemasons, and Tile and Marble Setters47-3011 31,884
15.25
26,269
12.75
34,691
16.75
31,921
15.25
Helpers--Carpenters47-301217030,562
14.75
24,209
11.75
33,738
16.25
28,321
13.50
Helpers--Electricians47-301337031,260
15.00
22,361
10.75
35,709
17.25
32,055
15.50
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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