Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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Healthcare Support Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS 31-0000 3,910 28,425 21,075 32,125 27,125
    13.75 10.25 15.50 13.00
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides 31-1000 2,440
   
Home Health Aides 31-1011 23,175 18,900 25,325 22,825
    11.25 9.00 12.25 11.00
Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants 31-1012 1,640 27,300 22,450 29,750 26,975
    13.25 10.75 14.25 13.00
Occupational and Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides 31-2000 250
   
Occupational Therapist Assistants 31-2011 80 47,450 34,300 54,000 41,550
    22.75 16.50 26.00 20.00
Physical Therapist Assistants 31-2021 100 51,350 38,500 57,775 46,800
    24.75 18.50 27.75 22.50
Physical Therapist Aides 31-2022 27,325 18,800 31,575 25,500
    13.25 9.00 15.25 12.25
Other Healthcare Support Occupations 31-9000 1,220
   
Massage Therapists 31-9011 60 25,050 17,950 28,600 23,700
    12.00 8.75 13.75 11.50
Dental Assistants 31-9091 200 34,725 28,875 37,650 35,050
    16.75 14.00 18.00 16.75
Medical Assistants 31-9092 510 28,850 22,625 31,950 27,900
    13.75 11.00 15.25 13.50
Medical Equipment Preparers 31-9093 20 35,200 28,275 38,650 33,750
    17.00 13.50 18.50 16.25
Medical Transcriptionists 31-9094 90 30,725 23,975 34,125 30,450
    14.75 11.50 16.50 14.75
Pharmacy Aides 31-9095 40 17,425 16,825 17,725 17,775
    8.50 8.00 8.50 8.50
Veterinary Assistants and Laboratory Animal Caretakers 31-9096 20 22,600 16,675 25,550 23,875
    10.75 8.00 12.25 11.50
Healthcare Support Workers, All Other* 31-9799 280 31,650 24,125 35,400 28,825
    15.25 11.50 17.00 13.75
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These wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2011

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

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Last updated April 2012