Maryland

Occupational Wage Estimates

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All industries

Western Maryland WIA

 

Construction and Extraction Occupations

Occupation Occ. code Est. empl. Mean wage Entry wage Exp. wage Median wage
Construction and Extraction Occupations47-00004,35044,426
21.25
25,529
12.25
53,873
26.00
37,978
18.25
First-Line Supervisors of Construction Trades and Extraction Work47-101136059,420
28.50
39,020
18.75
69,619
33.50
56,913
27.25
Carpenters47-203170036,533
17.50
23,912
11.50
42,844
20.50
34,288
16.50
Carpet Installers47-20412024,083
11.50
17,114
8.25
27,568
13.25
19,731
9.50
Cement Masons and Concrete Finishers47-20519031,875
15.25
22,127
10.75
36,748
17.75
28,044
13.50
Construction Laborers47-206160032,135
15.50
21,151
10.25
37,628
18.00
30,682
14.75
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators47-20714034,574
16.50
26,047
12.50
38,837
18.75
34,556
16.50
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment Operators47-207331043,765
21.00
32,390
15.50
49,452
23.75
42,671
20.50
Electricians47-211151050,365
24.25
37,819
18.25
56,637
27.25
46,680
22.50
Painters, Construction and Maintenance47-214111031,312
15.00
23,345
11.25
35,296
17.00
30,920
14.75
Pipelayers47-2151 36,272
17.50
30,830
14.75
38,994
18.75
35,790
17.25
Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters47-215232046,710
22.50
32,414
15.50
53,857
26.00
42,569
20.50
Roofers47-21815036,353
17.50
29,948
14.50
39,555
19.00
36,134
17.25
Sheet Metal Workers47-2211 33,446
16.00
27,856
13.50
36,241
17.50
33,504
16.00
Structural Iron and Steel Workers47-22214041,688
20.00
32,427
15.50
46,319
22.25
42,471
20.50
Helpers--Carpenters47-301210021,435
10.25
17,076
8.25
23,616
11.25
21,106
10.25
Helpers--Electricians47-301310031,197
15.00
23,377
11.25
35,107
17.00
33,189
16.00
Helpers--Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters47-30155024,025
11.50
16,929
8.25
27,573
13.25
25,948
12.50
Construction and Building Inspectors47-40114052,298
25.25
40,109
19.25
58,392
28.00
51,432
24.75
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers47-40412044,204
21.25
23,856
11.50
54,378
26.25
38,130
18.25
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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