Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Maryland Statewide

 

Protective Service Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Protective Service Occupations33-000071,22046,243
22.25
23,913
11.50
57,408
27.50
42,187
20.25
First-Line Supervisors/Managers, Protective Service Workers33-10008,340
First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers33-10112,14057,581
27.75
46,042
22.25
63,350
30.50
54,145
26.00
First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives33-10123,27084,729
40.75
60,757
29.25
96,715
46.50
82,058
39.50
First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers33-10211,58086,813
41.75
64,670
31.00
97,885
47.00
85,772
41.25
First-Line Supervisors of Protective Service Workers, All Other33-10991,35049,251
23.75
26,391
12.75
60,682
29.25
47,524
22.75
Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers33-20004,010
Firefighters33-20113,87056,834
27.25
42,580
20.50
63,960
30.75
55,189
26.50
Fire Inspectors and Investigators33-202113054,805
26.25
40,219
19.25
62,100
29.75
55,872
26.75
Law Enforcement Workers33-300023,730
Bailiffs33-301115033,767
16.25
21,692
10.50
39,803
19.25
33,367
16.00
Correctional Officers and Jailers33-30127,45043,223
20.75
37,241
18.00
46,214
22.25
41,412
20.00
Detectives and Criminal Investigators33-30211,03091,354
44.00
46,231
22.25
113,916
54.75
93,701
45.00
Fish and Game Wardens33-303115068,643
33.00
54,072
26.00
75,929
36.50
72,443
34.75
Parking Enforcement Workers33-3041 35,114
17.00
27,167
13.00
39,087
18.75
33,869
16.25
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers33-305114,48059,433
28.50
43,135
20.75
67,581
32.50
57,950
27.75
Transit and Railroad Police33-305222048,016
23.00
26,141
12.50
58,953
28.25
50,265
24.25
Other Protective Service Workers33-900035,150
Animal Control Workers33-901117040,795
19.50
29,545
14.25
46,420
22.25
41,233
19.75
Private Detectives and Investigators33-902161053,734
25.75
36,541
17.50
62,332
30.00
51,364
24.75
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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