Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Maryland Statewide

 

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Elevator Installers and Repairers47-40211,62080,649
38.75
71,092
34.25
85,427
41.00
83,722
40.25
Fence Erectors47-403140028,433
13.75
19,632
9.50
32,833
15.75
29,377
14.25
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers47-404158038,235
18.50
25,869
12.50
44,417
21.25
33,797
16.25
Highway Maintenance Workers47-405171036,869
17.75
26,806
13.00
41,900
20.25
34,735
16.75
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment Operators47-406144054,020
26.00
48,120
23.25
56,970
27.50
55,220
26.50
Septic Tank Servicers and Sewer Pipe Cleaners47-407129036,647
17.50
29,035
14.00
40,453
19.50
34,796
16.75
Construction and Related Workers, All Other47-409969033,552
16.25
19,255
9.25
40,701
19.50
32,820
15.75
Rotary Drill Operators, Oil and Gas47-50129041,159
19.75
27,423
13.25
48,027
23.00
34,333
16.50
Earth Drillers, Except Oil and Gas47-50218047,377
22.75
35,475
17.00
53,327
25.75
43,938
21.00
Explosives Workers, Ordnance Handling Experts, and Blasters47-5031 51,754
25.00
44,072
21.25
55,594
26.75
53,304
25.75
Continuous Mining Machine Operators47-504117050,023
24.00
34,808
16.75
57,630
27.75
42,679
20.50
Mine Cutting and Channeling Machine Operators47-5042 39,822
19.25
33,578
16.25
42,943
20.75
38,809
18.75
Mining Machine Operators, All Other47-50498039,263
19.00
25,075
12.00
46,358
22.25
40,500
19.50
Rock Splitters, Quarry47-50516030,631
14.75
22,926
11.00
34,483
16.50
29,085
14.00
Helpers--Extraction Workers47-50814028,122
13.50
27,228
13.00
28,569
13.75
27,771
13.25
Extraction Workers, All Other47-509917031,836
15.25
25,906
12.50
34,801
16.75
28,430
13.75
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These wages have been adjusted for any inflationary pressures through December 2012

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

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Last updated April 2013