Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Montgomery Workforce Region

 

Production Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters51-70115046,348
22.25
35,855
17.25
51,594
24.75
41,642
20.00
Power Plant Operators51-8013 71,522
34.50
64,000
30.75
75,284
36.25
71,827
34.50
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators51-802120057,053
27.50
40,605
19.50
65,277
31.50
56,851
27.25
Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant and System Operators51-80319059,676
28.75
43,809
21.00
67,609
32.50
63,468
30.50
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders51-9011 57,330
27.50
38,585
18.50
66,703
32.00
60,670
29.25
Separating, Filtering, Clarifying, Precipitating, and Still Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-90123044,798
21.50
27,367
13.25
53,512
25.75
38,928
18.75
Mixing and Blending Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-9023 33,033
16.00
21,016
10.00
39,041
18.75
25,364
12.25
Cutting and Slicing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders51-9032 27,708
13.25
17,395
8.25
32,866
15.75
23,736
11.50
Inspectors, Testers, Sorters, Samplers, and Weighers51-906137045,523
22.00
25,030
12.00
55,771
26.75
46,717
22.50
Dental Laboratory Technicians51-9081 36,158
17.50
22,420
10.75
43,028
20.75
34,088
16.50
Medical Appliance Technicians51-9082 38,024
18.25
32,135
15.50
40,969
19.75
37,904
18.25
Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians51-908329039,359
19.00
25,660
12.25
46,210
22.25
38,466
18.50
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders51-911135033,948
16.25
19,016
9.25
41,412
20.00
37,273
18.00
Painters, Transportation Equipment51-91228047,480
22.75
43,079
20.75
49,681
24.00
46,012
22.00
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine Operators51-915112023,986
11.50
17,597
8.50
27,180
13.00
21,104
10.25
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, Except Metal and Plastic51-91955040,529
19.50
30,509
14.75
45,539
22.00
38,118
18.25
Helpers--Production Workers51-919824030,635
14.75
20,881
10.00
35,511
17.00
29,392
14.25
Production Workers, All Other51-919919036,886
17.75
24,329
11.75
43,165
20.75
34,300
16.50
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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