Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Montgomery Workforce Region

 

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Construction and Extraction Occupations47-000015,88047,471
22.75
28,963
14.00
56,725
27.25
42,470
20.50
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Work47-10111,88069,250
33.25
49,658
24.00
79,047
38.00
67,681
32.50
Brickmasons and Blockmasons47-202120045,065
21.75
32,462
15.50
51,366
24.75
45,402
21.75
Stonemasons47-202210050,969
24.50
35,112
17.00
58,898
28.25
47,918
23.00
Carpenters47-20312,26050,563
24.25
34,353
16.50
58,667
28.25
47,333
22.75
Carpet Installers47-2041 41,196
19.75
28,670
13.75
47,460
22.75
42,500
20.50
Floor Sanders and Finishers47-2043 38,488
18.50
29,212
14.00
43,126
20.75
38,747
18.75
Tile and Marble Setters47-2044 53,590
25.75
41,779
20.00
59,496
28.50
53,622
25.75
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers47-205134044,223
21.25
33,716
16.25
49,476
23.75
43,211
20.75
Construction Laborers47-20612,57031,713
15.25
24,057
11.50
35,540
17.00
32,193
15.50
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators47-207117039,141
18.75
29,380
14.25
44,021
21.25
39,036
18.75
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators47-207335047,970
23.00
35,574
17.00
54,169
26.00
45,408
21.75
Drywall and Ceiling Tile Installers47-208161040,804
19.50
32,744
15.75
44,834
21.50
37,871
18.25
Tapers47-208210036,204
17.50
34,105
16.50
37,253
18.00
35,967
17.25
Electricians47-21111,46056,746
27.25
38,702
18.50
65,768
31.50
54,737
26.25
Glaziers47-21218048,768
23.50
33,994
16.25
56,154
27.00
46,963
22.50
Painters, Construction and Maintenance47-21411,13033,740
16.25
23,061
11.00
39,079
18.75
32,103
15.50
Pipelayers47-21517044,444
21.25
35,060
16.75
49,136
23.50
42,169
20.25
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters47-21521,82059,960
28.75
37,137
17.75
71,370
34.25
56,548
27.25
Roofers47-2181 53,173
25.50
42,220
20.25
58,650
28.25
53,988
26.00
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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