Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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Mid-Maryland WIA

 

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Construction and Extraction Occupations47-000010,07044,591
21.50
26,763
12.75
53,504
25.75
40,046
19.25
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction Trades and Extraction Workers47-10111,35064,914
31.25
45,700
22.00
74,521
35.75
61,689
29.75
Brickmasons and Blockmasons47-2021 42,721
20.50
29,277
14.00
49,444
23.75
42,442
20.50
Carpenters47-20311,06047,471
22.75
32,140
15.50
55,137
26.50
44,219
21.25
Carpet Installers47-20416045,089
21.75
27,087
13.00
54,091
26.00
45,518
22.00
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers47-205123037,957
18.25
29,553
14.25
42,159
20.25
38,350
18.50
Construction Laborers47-20611,47030,240
14.50
20,300
9.75
35,209
17.00
28,829
13.75
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators47-207131038,840
18.75
28,607
13.75
43,957
21.25
39,115
18.75
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators47-207349045,845
22.00
34,563
16.50
51,487
24.75
46,455
22.25
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers47-208111034,630
16.75
27,853
13.50
38,019
18.25
34,733
16.75
Electricians47-211173051,444
24.75
30,045
14.50
62,145
29.75
44,460
21.50
Painters, Construction and Maintenance47-214126034,417
16.50
24,950
12.00
39,150
18.75
34,085
16.50
Pipelayers47-2151 39,245
18.75
31,705
15.25
43,014
20.75
35,876
17.25
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters47-215291044,957
21.50
27,687
13.25
53,592
25.75
37,809
18.25
Roofers47-218149037,825
18.25
25,604
12.25
43,935
21.00
35,212
17.00
Sheet Metal Workers47-221145064,740
31.00
33,895
16.25
80,161
38.50
50,640
24.25
Helpers--Carpenters47-301220025,188
12.00
22,203
10.75
26,680
12.75
23,477
11.25
Helpers--Electricians47-3013 28,956
14.00
21,592
10.50
32,638
15.75
23,721
11.50
Helpers--Painters, Paperhangers, Plasterers, and Stucco Masons47-3014 26,829
13.00
21,801
10.50
29,343
14.00
27,008
13.00
Helpers--Roofers47-3016 40,851
19.75
33,708
16.25
44,422
21.25
38,081
18.25
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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