Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Western Maryland WIA

 

Production Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Print Binding and Finishing Workers51-51136042,884
20.50
24,796
12.00
51,929
25.00
33,430
16.00
Laundry and Dry-Cleaning Workers51-601120022,124
10.75
17,222
8.25
24,575
11.75
21,648
10.50
Sewing Machine Operators51-60315035,491
17.00
25,545
12.25
40,464
19.50
34,239
16.50
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-606214018,378
8.75
17,196
8.25
18,969
9.00
18,316
8.75
Upholsterers51-60932032,505
15.50
22,589
10.75
37,464
18.00
33,896
16.25
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters51-701132029,917
14.50
23,722
11.50
33,014
15.75
29,232
14.00
Furniture Finishers51-7021 27,928
13.50
22,248
10.75
30,768
14.75
25,428
12.25
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood51-70411039,148
18.75
30,001
14.50
43,721
21.00
41,709
20.00
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Except Sawing51-70424028,656
13.75
24,651
11.75
30,659
14.75
28,727
13.75
Power Plant Operators51-8013 71,917
34.50
55,924
27.00
79,914
38.50
72,728
35.00
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators51-80218053,114
25.50
42,289
20.25
58,527
28.25
52,854
25.50
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators51-803114043,838
21.00
33,364
16.00
49,075
23.50
43,963
21.25
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders51-9011 42,336
20.25
28,061
13.50
49,474
23.75
41,571
20.00
Crushing, Grinding, and Polishing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-90211033,402
16.00
25,490
12.25
37,358
18.00
32,150
15.50
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-90236046,450
22.25
25,495
12.25
56,927
27.25
49,464
23.75
Cutters and Trimmers, Hand51-90312026,366
12.75
18,830
9.00
30,135
14.50
26,715
12.75
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-90325044,979
21.75
41,838
20.00
46,548
22.50
45,689
22.00
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-904122029,854
14.25
17,799
8.50
35,882
17.25
32,491
15.50
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and Tenders51-90514054,104
26.00
47,052
22.75
57,629
27.75
55,982
27.00
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers51-906125045,535
22.00
27,995
13.50
54,304
26.00
50,180
24.00
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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