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TABLE 2. Earnings by Detailed Occupation: 1999: Maryland: Both Sexes

(Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)


                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates

21 to 74 years                                           2,707,640   $31,300      35.2   1,877,090   $37,909      37.5

  MANAGEMENT OCCUPATIONS
Chief executives                                            26,035   $83,995      63.7      22,695   $90,037      64.6
General and Operations Managers                             19,950   $52,886      51.7      17,280   $56,974      52.0
Legislators                                                    510   $52,269      85.5         400   $71,713      85.0
Advertising and Promotions Managers                          1,325   $39,754      67.2         965   $45,026      66.7
Marketing and Sales Managers                                21,730   $50,139      63.6      17,415   $55,506      63.8
Public Relations Managers                                    2,395   $52,233      75.2       1,995   $55,469      74.0
Administrative Services Managers                             3,945   $45,550      42.7       3,220   $47,275      42.8
Computer and Information Systems Managers                   10,445   $67,375      62.4       9,445   $69,150      62.4
Financial Managers                                          23,120   $48,918      59.2      19,480   $51,324      59.6
Human Resources Managers                                    12,220   $49,317      51.6       9,785   $52,190      53.4
Industrial Production Managers                               4,045   $50,288      44.0       3,490   $51,724      45.0
Purchasing Managers                                          6,620   $51,865      51.5       5,825   $53,622      51.0
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers           5,570   $40,495      21.5       4,915   $41,442      20.6
Farm, Ranch, and Other Agricultural Managers                 1,970   $30,723      23.2       1,550   $32,285      22.6
Farmers and Ranchers                                         4,175   $14,482      15.2       2,705   $20,377      13.4
Construction Managers                                       15,765   $50,065      30.4      13,105   $51,676      31.2
Education Administrators                                    18,340   $49,894      77.6      13,690   $54,673      78.0
Engineering Managers                                         3,910   $80,531      80.0       3,600   $81,917      80.5
Food Service Managers                                       13,195   $29,084      25.2       9,780   $31,602      27.1
Funeral Directors                                              845   $40,091      28.3         690   $41,214      27.2
Gaming Managers                                                435   $26,845      28.8         285   $30,170      36.8
Lodging Managers                                             2,210   $32,368      42.6       1,650   $37,466      42.6
Medical and Health Services Managers                        10,960   $46,919      60.7       9,255   $50,538      62.0
Natural Sciences Managers                                      680   $75,446      91.6         655   $78,000      92.2
Postmasters and Mail Superintendents                           860   $52,917      31.3         665   $57,454      34.6
Property, Real Estate, and Community Association
  Managers                                                   9,415   $38,914      38.2       7,320   $41,214      37.9
Social and Community Service Managers                        8,625   $42,095      72.1       6,710   $46,982      74.9
Managers, All Other                                         53,685   $54,967      57.2      44,945   $60,351      58.1

  BUSINESS AND FINANCIAL OPERATIONS OCCUPATIONS
Agents and Business Managers of Artists,Performers,
  and Athletes                                                 725   $36,885      59.0         480   $43,382      61.2
Purchasing Agents and Buyers, Farm Products                    205   $37,829      34.1         185   $38,224      37.8
Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products            3,525   $29,025      27.9       2,350   $35,532      26.9
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and
  Farm Products                                              6,755   $40,820      42.4       5,760   $42,346      42.7
Claims Adusters, Appraisers, Examiners, and
  Investigators                                              8,505   $38,969      39.9       7,245   $40,477      39.1
Compliance Officers, Except Agriculture, Construction,
  Health and Safety, and Transportation                      2,990   $45,871      53.4       2,590   $49,601      55.2
Cost Estimators                                              2,605   $42,233      24.4       2,140   $45,014      24.6

TABLE  2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          MARYLAND; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations
  Specialists                                               25,680   $40,570      49.9      20,515   $43,201      49.6
Logisticians                                                 1,620   $46,638      36.5       1,410   $49,178      34.6
Management Analysts                                         19,975   $53,447      72.7      14,340   $61,332      71.3
Meeting and Convention Planners                              1,975   $35,980      47.8       1,345   $39,470      48.9
Other Business Operations Specialists                        7,915   $40,118      42.8       6,335   $43,438      44.1
Accountants and Auditors                                    46,670   $41,093      75.1      36,005   $45,890      75.5
Appraisers and Assessors of Real Estate                      2,190   $39,241      59.3       1,795   $41,805      59.5
Budget Analysts                                              4,505   $51,046      51.1       3,970   $52,193      51.1
Credit Analysts                                                575   $35,609      57.6         455   $39,034      58.9
Financial Analysts                                           1,360   $48,036      71.9       1,005   $54,628      75.8
Personal Financial Advisors                                  6,070   $46,418      73.1       4,565   $52,375      74.4
Insurance Underwriters                                       1,655   $39,213      49.3       1,415   $42,083      49.4
Financial Examiners                                            270   $51,184      67.4         230   $51,974      70.9
Loan Counselors and Officers                                 7,090   $39,121      45.1       5,520   $41,695      47.8
Tax Examiners, Collectors, and Revenue Agents                1,325   $39,677      47.7       1,110   $44,561      50.9
Tax Preparers                                                2,310   $14,762      44.7         760   $39,677      49.3
Financial Specialists, All Other                             1,015   $43,097      53.0         810   $45,776      53.4

  COMPUTER AND MATHEMATICAL OCCUPATIONS
Computer Scientists and System Analyts                      25,350   $55,515      63.3      21,025   $59,901      63.4
Computer Programmers                                        18,915   $53,159      66.9      15,305   $56,900      66.1
Computer Software Engineers                                 30,460   $61,691      73.9      25,750   $64,597      73.4
Computer Support Specialists                                16,810   $46,384      42.6      13,610   $50,429      43.7
Database Administrators                                      3,210   $52,625      65.8       2,630   $57,268      66.0
Network and Computer Systems Administrators                  6,915   $49,770      43.0       5,780   $51,192      42.3
Network Systems and Data Communication Analysts             12,560   $49,449      50.6       9,980   $52,702      50.5
Actuaries                                                      635   $66,528      99.1         545   $70,795      98.9
Mathematicians                                                 830   $68,862      99.0         710   $69,777      98.9
Operations Research Analysts                                 8,330   $60,917      72.8       7,225   $63,061      72.1
Statisticians                                                2,435   $56,383      88.1       1,960   $61,077      88.8
Miscellaneous Mathematical Science Occupations                 200   $59,722      89.9         180   $63,056      91.8

ARCHITECTURE, ENGINEERING OCCUPATIONS
Architects, Except Naval                                     4,795   $48,305      88.3       3,810   $51,983      89.2
Surveyors, Cartographers, and Photogrammetrists              1,600   $50,351      83.2       1,280   $52,453      85.0
Aerospace Engineers                                          3,505   $65,133      82.4       3,125   $67,244      83.1
Agricultural Engineers                                          20  $113,438     100.0          20  $113,438     100.0
Biomedical Engineers                                           350   $54,000      66.1         290   $60,192      66.3
Chemical Engineers                                             995   $65,637      87.7         870   $67,232      87.1
Civil Engineers                                              7,095   $52,999      80.9       6,025   $56,520      79.3
Computer Hardware Engineers                                  1,900   $56,631      58.3       1,580   $59,174      59.0
Electrical and Electronic Engineers                         10,280   $64,417      76.0       9,145   $65,936      75.6
Environmental Engineers                                      1,025   $52,329      89.0         835   $55,545      91.3
Industrial Engineers, Including Health and Safety            2,320   $53,164      71.9       2,035   $55,045      70.6
Marine Engineers and Naval Architects                          550   $65,995      79.7         495   $66,481      77.4

TABLE  2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          MARYLAND; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Materials Engineers                                            555   $56,771      66.9         490   $60,435      69.7
Mechanical Engineers                                         4,600   $52,177      68.8       3,775   $56,777      67.4
Mining and Geological Engineers,Including Mining
  Safety Engineers                                              35   $45,673      57.6          35   $45,673      57.6
Nuclear Engineers                                              400   $90,060      89.8         355   $91,429      91.3
Petroleum Engineers                                             20   $16,827      68.4           4   $33,750       0.0
Engineers, All Others                                       10,275   $65,411      80.1       8,945   $67,689      80.2
Drafters                                                     3,650   $35,656      18.8       2,885   $38,914      15.5
Engineering Technicians, Except Drafters                     9,900   $41,484      15.7       8,185   $43,612      14.0
Surveying and Mapping Technicians                            1,510   $32,118       7.0       1,220   $35,538       5.3

  LIFE, PHYSICAL, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE OCCUPATIONS
Agricultural and Food Scientists                               890   $42,000      72.5         660   $49,808      75.2
Biological Scientists                                        4,205   $44,273      96.7       3,210   $48,196      97.4
Conservation Scientists and Foresters                          335   $48,333      93.7         315   $50,292      93.3
Medical Scientists                                           6,980   $40,777      99.9       5,480   $46,356     100.0
Astronomers and Physicists                                   2,135   $73,688      98.8       1,860   $75,647      99.0
Atmospheric and Space Scientists                               530   $70,662      91.5         485   $72,316      90.7
Chemists and Materials Scientists                            2,965   $53,327      95.4       2,660   $56,231      95.3
Environmental Scientists and Geoscientists                   2,185   $48,162      89.4       1,790   $54,386      89.7
Physical Scientists, All Other                               9,100   $51,143      98.5       6,980   $60,039      99.0
Economists                                                   3,710   $81,444     100.0       3,180   $84,807     100.0
Market/Survey Researchers                                    1,905   $45,078      76.9       1,320   $51,085      76.9
Psychologists                                                4,725   $45,310      99.2       2,445   $54,150      98.6
Sociologists                                                   120   $48,854      95.0         100   $50,417      94.0
Urban and Regional Planners                                    600   $50,380      89.0         520   $50,732      92.9
Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers          2,450   $51,188      91.2       1,810   $59,194      90.6
Agricultural and Food Science Technicians                      480   $25,521      32.6         345   $27,692      37.8
Biological Technicians                                         715   $33,690      64.0         530   $36,570      60.5
Chemical Technicians                                         1,250   $35,735      38.2         980   $38,806      40.6
Geological and Petroleum Technicians                           165   $31,406       8.5         110   $34,286      12.5
Nuclear Technicians                                            100   $82,917      27.6          70   $83,264      32.4
Other Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians         5,330   $27,013      46.9       3,155   $34,268      46.5

  COMMUNITY AND SOCIAL SERVICES OCCUPATIONS
Counselors                                                  15,065   $29,553      69.1       8,540   $32,427      67.6
Social Workers                                              15,535   $32,692      79.5      11,400   $35,808      77.5
Misc. Community and Social Service Specialists               6,410   $31,908      60.5       4,885   $35,608      63.0
Clergy                                                       6,795   $32,514      79.0       5,050   $37,024      78.9
Directors, Religious Activities and Education                1,165   $30,458      73.8         720   $34,902      81.7
Religious Workers, All Other                                 1,850   $16,763      59.0         885   $26,362      59.5

  LEGAL OCCUPATIONS
Lawyers                                                     29,350   $83,836      99.7      24,045   $90,966      99.7
Judges, Magistrates, and Other Judicial Workers              1,620   $67,632      75.1       1,270   $77,176      78.8
Paralegals and Legal Assistants                              9,150   $34,614      45.1       6,715   $37,213      41.9
Miscellaneous Legal Support Workers                          7,785   $32,351      49.1       5,210   $38,388      48.1

TABLE  2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                     
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          MARYLAND; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates

  EDUCATION, TRAINING, AND LIBRARY OCCUPATIONS
Postsecondary Teachers                                      27,180   $38,640      92.6      17,125   $51,326      93.8
Preschool and Kindergarten Teachers                          8,405   $16,064      41.5       5,005   $19,844      38.9
Elementary and Middle School Teachers                       65,900   $33,874      92.8      48,710   $39,163      94.9
Secondary School Teachers                                   16,035   $37,092      95.2      12,675   $41,589      96.8
Special Education Teachers                                   4,555   $35,971      88.3       3,605   $38,348      91.4
Other Teachers and Instructors                              11,125   $15,560      58.8       3,760   $36,646      55.2
Archivists, Curators, and Museum Technicians                 1,485   $35,769      84.8       1,035   $42,370      86.6
Librarians                                                   6,030   $37,259      89.3       3,635   $43,175      92.4
Library Technicians                                          1,235   $24,893      28.9         835   $28,923      27.1
Teacher Assistants                                          15,665   $13,397      20.9       3,880   $18,615      13.6
Other Education, Training, and Library Workers               1,650   $41,951      77.9       1,110   $48,359      80.1

  ARTS, DESIGN, ENTERTAINMENT, SPORTS, AND MEDIA
       OCCUPATIONS
Artists and Related Workers                                  4,365   $22,135      56.6       2,455   $35,352      56.5
Designers                                                   14,565   $30,742      48.0       9,250   $37,594      49.5
Actors                                                         480   $16,375      60.7         105   $26,250      42.3
Producers and Directors                                      3,460   $43,659      72.4       2,530   $49,654      71.7
Athletes, Coaches, Umpires and Related Workers               2,840   $22,794      56.0       1,300   $38,295      57.4
Dancers and Choreographers                                     260   $16,638      28.1          40   $30,694      24.4
Musicians, Singers and Related Workers                       2,940   $20,081      51.0         865   $35,455      53.8
Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related
  Workers, All Other                                           360   $10,268      42.3         120   $22,596      60.5
Announcers                                                   1,030   $30,938      39.1         640   $40,000      47.7
News Analysts, Reporters, and Correspondents                 2,880   $42,803      87.3       1,950   $55,143      89.2
Public Relations Specialists                                 5,235   $43,971      70.1       3,825   $50,441      72.6
Editors                                                      6,255   $38,398      79.2       4,325   $44,946      79.8
Technical Writers                                            2,620   $47,510      71.8       1,860   $51,463      69.5
Writers and Authors                                          4,220   $33,690      86.1       2,390   $47,253      86.8
Miscellaneous Media and Communication Workers                1,780   $30,852      58.2         905   $44,438      61.8
Broadcast and Sound Engineering Technicians and
  Radio Operators                                            2,520   $38,189      35.8       1,805   $46,717      35.6
Photographers                                                2,850   $27,868      41.3       1,835   $36,358      42.8
Television, Video and Motion Picture Camera
  Operators and Editors                                        555   $46,164      53.0         400   $51,422      56.4
Media and Communication Equipment Workers,
  All Other                                                     25   $68,750     100.0          25   $68,750     100.0

  HEALTHCARE PRACTIONERS AND TECHNICAL OCCUPATIONS
Chiropractors                                                  465   $51,601      97.6         340   $51,924      96.8
Dentists                                                     3,705   $81,546      99.1       2,210   $91,744      99.4
Dieticians and Nutritionists                                 1,780   $31,598      70.6       1,155   $38,502      71.7
Optometrists                                                   540   $75,054      99.4         355   $86,111      99.2
Pharmacists                                                  4,240   $61,663      97.2       3,130   $65,939      97.6
Physicians and Surgeons                                     20,615  $100,717      99.5      15,455  $108,773      99.7
Physician Assistants                                         1,490   $37,021      64.1       1,030   $39,778      57.5

TABLE  2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          MARYLAND; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Podiatrists                                                    320  $101,944     100.0         260  $127,500     100.0
Registered Nurses                                           52,810   $40,870      57.5      32,480   $46,521      58.2
Audiologists                                                   380   $39,583      92.1         160   $50,167      91.4
Occupational Therapists                                      1,575   $40,117      88.1         705   $46,017      89.3
Physical Therapists                                          2,910   $43,227      91.0       1,700   $51,540      90.7
Radiation Therapists                                           195   $45,478      41.1         125   $47,000      49.2
Recreational Therapists                                        315   $25,774      77.9         190   $37,841      78.3
Respiratory Therapists                                       1,630   $38,958      40.6       1,220   $40,826      40.3
Speech-Language Pathologists                                 2,265   $37,123      98.0         715   $42,190      95.7
Therapists, All Others                                       1,695   $29,826      81.9         960   $35,509      78.4
Veterinarians                                                1,535   $60,187     100.0       1,190   $63,713     100.0
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners,
  All Other                                                    370   $22,045      90.0         145   $27,760      82.1
Clinical Lab Technologists and Technicians                   8,390   $30,481      58.2       5,695   $35,349      56.0
Dental Hygienists                                            2,060   $37,349      42.6         755   $43,000      40.6
Diagnostic Related Technologists and Technicians             5,105   $36,076      24.3       3,505   $40,784      24.0
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics                 2,030   $30,361      14.3       1,580   $34,483      13.6
Health Diagnosing and Treating Practioners Support
  Technicians                                                6,120   $20,525      18.1       3,545   $25,721      16.4
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses            9,960   $28,687       4.9       6,120   $31,829       5.0
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians           1,870   $24,357      18.5       1,205   $29,417      14.6
Opticians, Dispensing                                        1,075   $27,599      10.2         755   $29,649       9.5
Miscellaneous Health Technologists and Technicians           2,125   $26,001      28.2       1,385   $29,263      26.2
Other Healthcare Practioners and Technical
  Occupations                                                1,990   $39,013      62.9       1,535   $41,854      64.5

HEALTHCARE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
Nursing, Psychiatric, and Home Health Aides                 31,215   $18,510       8.2      17,200   $21,931       7.7
Occupational Therapist Assistants and Aides                    135   $30,223       8.8          90   $32,232       0.0
Physical Therapist Assistants and Aides                        995   $20,904      29.3         480   $29,388      25.8
Massage Therapists                                             865   $13,250      32.8         200   $25,357      33.5
Dental Assistants                                            4,565   $20,543      10.5       2,255   $25,470       9.7
Medical Assistants and Other Healthcare Support
 Occupations                                                12,135   $20,453      13.3       7,475   $24,064      11.6

  PROTECTIVE SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional
  Officers                                                   1,260   $40,184      19.0       1,000   $40,699      16.4
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and
  Detectives                                                 2,495   $54,231      31.8       2,215   $54,367      31.7
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Fire Fighting and
  Prevention Workers                                           950   $61,921       9.6         845   $62,026       7.2
Supervisors, Protective Service Workers, All Other           2,815   $40,961      32.4       2,345   $41,984      34.3
Fire Fighters                                                5,235   $45,005       8.7       4,680   $45,255       7.9
Fire Inspectors                                                520   $45,804       8.7         470   $45,863       9.6
Baliffs, Correctional Officers and Jailers                   9,535   $33,997      10.0       8,060   $35,100       8.7
Detectives and Criminal Investigators                        3,570   $51,967      54.1       3,210   $53,673      55.5
Fish and Game Wardens                                           50   $60,625      83.7          30   $71,094     100.0

TABLE  2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                        
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          MARYLAND; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Parking Enforcement Workers                                     75   $24,792       9.1          50   $26,875       0.0
Police and Sheriff Patrol Officers                          18,055   $44,049      23.5      15,895   $44,971      24.1
Transit and Railroad Police                                     10   $38,750       0.0          10   $38,750       0.0
Animal Control Workers                                         155   $32,625      14.6         135   $35,500       5.9
Private Detectives and Investigators                         2,060   $40,244      50.9       1,590   $45,548      52.2
Security Guards and Gaming Surveillance Officers            22,360   $25,911      13.1      15,445   $30,596      14.3
Crossing Guards                                              1,115    $7,982       1.8         130   $25,865       0.0
Lifeguards and Other Protective Service Workers              1,055    $8,498      17.5         270   $23,438      26.1

  FOOD PREPARATION AND SERVING RELATED OCCUPATIONS
Chefs and Head Cooks                                         5,895   $25,031      10.8       3,965   $28,156      11.6
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Food Preparation
  and Serving Workers                                        9,425   $21,198      11.0       5,800   $25,589      12.4
Cooks                                                       22,210   $14,716       4.2      11,120   $19,367       4.5
Food Preparation Workers                                     6,840   $11,952       4.7       2,820   $17,161       4.7
Bartenders                                                   5,395   $14,882      12.7       2,630   $20,145      12.6
Combined Food Preparation and Serving Workers,
  Including Fast Food                                        4,480   $13,258       2.8       1,870   $21,145       4.0
Counter Attendants, Cafeteria, Food Concession and
  Coffee Shop                                                1,130   $10,591      10.9         350   $16,711      16.5
Waiters and Waitresses                                      20,860   $11,762      11.3       7,455   $18,483      10.7
Food Servers, Nonrestaurant                                  2,715   $14,515       5.0       1,130   $17,480       1.9
Dining Room and Cafeteria Attendants and Bartender
  Helpers                                                    3,955    $9,082       4.9         970   $17,478       3.7
Dishwashers                                                  2,610   $10,071       3.2         815   $13,671       3.2
Hosts and Hostesses, Restaurant, Lounge, and Coffee
  Shop                                                       1,680    $8,269      10.6         440   $15,850       9.3
Food Preparation and Serving Related Workers,
  All Other                                                     95   $11,600       0.0          40   $11,964       0.0

  BUILDING AND GROUNDS CLEANING AND MAINTENANCE
    OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Housekeeping and
  Janitorial Workers                                         4,260   $25,441       6.4       3,000   $27,466       5.8
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Landscaping, Lawn
  Service, and Groundskeeping Workers                        2,695   $31,375      17.1       2,020   $34,623      16.3
Janitors and Building Cleaners                              34,070   $17,600       3.1      19,895   $22,267       3.1
Maids and Housekeeping Cleaners                             26,445   $12,274       2.9      11,860   $16,784       3.2
Pest Control Workers                                         1,110   $27,321      10.1         905   $29,114       7.9
Grounds Maintenance Workers                                 14,655   $17,930       7.2       7,915   $23,074       6.3

  PERSONAL CARE AND SERVICE OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Gaming Workers              475   $30,724      37.3         300   $36,667      47.3
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Personal Service
  Workers                                                    2,655   $26,870      23.6       1,920   $31,000      22.6
Animal Trainers                                                795   $21,304      26.1         505   $25,640      22.7
Nonfarm Animal Caretakers                                    2,240   $18,826      14.8       1,430   $22,781      13.7

TABLE  2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                      
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          MARYLAND; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Gaming Workers                                                 285   $17,672      11.7          80   $23,182       7.3
Motion Picture Projectionists                                   75   $25,114      39.0          45   $26,932      48.8
Ushers,Lobby Attendants, and Ticket Takers                     560    $6,909      21.3         160   $24,479      26.3
Miscellaneous Entertainment Attendants and Related
  Workers                                                    1,595   $10,408      19.0         490   $25,508      16.3
Funeral Service Workers                                        255   $24,740      12.3         195   $26,763       9.3
Barbers                                                      2,190   $18,471       4.6       1,285   $21,339       4.2
Hairdressers, Hairstylists, and Cosmetologists              13,250   $17,330       4.5       6,245   $22,189       5.5
Miscellaneous Personal Appearance Workers                    3,385   $13,560      10.5       1,615   $17,823      10.2
Baggage Porters, Bellhops, and Concierges                    1,070   $19,904       6.7         685   $21,156       6.4
Tour and Travel Guides                                         740    $6,572      43.1         160   $22,212      25.2
Transportation Attendants                                    3,025   $23,255      26.6       1,190   $30,307      26.4
Child Care Workers                                          29,985   $12,175      12.8      14,995   $17,167      12.4
Personal and Home Care Aides                                 3,050   $13,233       8.6       1,350   $20,064       7.0
Recreation and Fitness Workers                               5,315   $18,551      44.1       2,340   $28,219      41.3
Residential Advisors                                         1,085   $22,013      31.9         625   $24,765      31.6
Personal Care and Service Workers, All Other                   780   $17,559      17.2         365   $21,601      25.9

  SALES AND RELATED OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   51,820   $30,692      24.1      41,290   $33,345      24.0
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales
  Workers                                                   16,360   $40,909      37.2      13,210   $45,123      37.7
Cashiers                                                    40,020   $12,079       8.6      15,850   $20,293       9.3
Counter and Rental Clerks                                    1,940   $13,339      17.3         930   $22,533      19.0
Parts Salespersons                                           1,730   $26,431       5.0       1,375   $29,238       5.5
Retail Salespersons                                         53,625   $18,430      23.3      27,540   $30,141      26.4
Advertising Sales Agents                                     4,295   $38,637      50.4       3,185   $42,857      52.4
Insurance Sales Agents                                       9,245   $36,792      46.5       7,115   $41,402      46.5
Securities, Commodities, and Finanancial Services
  Sales Agents                                               6,465   $45,144      64.5       4,960   $50,833      66.5
Travel Agents                                                3,075   $25,933      34.1       2,020   $30,596      31.7
Sales Representatives, Services, All Other                  12,810   $43,622      46.1       9,720   $50,785      49.0
Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing          21,575   $44,807      45.4      17,880   $48,902      46.4
Models, Demonstrators, and Product Promoters                   900    $5,806      28.2         195   $18,929      20.9
Real Estate Brokers and Sales Agents                        14,415   $37,007      44.6       9,180   $48,659      46.0
Sales Engineers                                                540   $70,000      67.0         470   $71,351      65.4
Telemarketers                                                3,465   $11,721      12.9       1,090   $25,733      16.9
Door-To-Door Sales Workers, News and Street Vendors
  and Related Workers                                        3,380   $12,557      19.8       1,305   $31,128      19.2
Sales and Related Workers, All Other                         4,890   $30,064      52.6       2,995   $38,260      55.6

OFFICE AND ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Office and
Administrative Support Workers                              44,055   $34,924      27.9      35,090   $37,151      28.6
Switchboard Operators, Including Answering Service           1,535   $20,762       7.0         925   $25,575       9.3

TABLE  2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                      
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          MARYLAND; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Telephone Operators                                          1,455   $23,981       9.6         910   $28,937       8.6
Communication Equipment Operators, All Other                   610   $29,854      19.0         490   $31,791      19.2
Bill and Account Collectors                                  4,245   $25,880      18.4       2,770   $29,116      17.7
Billing and Posting Clerks and Machine Operators             8,855   $25,292      18.0       6,105   $27,856      16.4
Bookkeeping, Accounting, and Auditing Clerks                33,420   $25,742      15.4      21,940   $29,258      12.3
Gaming Cage Workers                                              4   $31,250       0.0           4   $31,250       0.0
Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks                               4,495   $27,392      12.0       3,205   $30,424      11.1
Procurement Clerks                                           1,440   $34,281      26.3       1,225   $36,000      25.3
Tellers                                                      7,190   $17,343      10.7       3,795   $20,911       9.3
Brokerage Clerks                                               205   $28,693      28.6         140   $30,450      18.0
Correspondence Clerks                                          295   $37,813      23.8         240   $40,000      12.0
Court, Municipal, and License Clerks                         1,665   $25,868      14.2       1,310   $26,985       9.7
Credit Authorizers, Checkers and Clerks                      1,090   $25,042       9.9         860   $26,311      10.8
Customer Service Representatives                            37,695   $25,447      18.4      26,095   $29,120      19.5
Eligibility Interviewers, Government Programs                1,170   $29,941      38.1         935   $31,332      37.4
File Clerks                                                  6,620   $21,008      11.9       3,730   $25,412      12.1
Hotel, Motel, and Resort Desk Clerks                         1,760   $16,180      23.4         810   $20,864      18.4
Interviewers Except Eligibility and Loan                     3,440   $16,309      27.5       1,375   $24,876      21.3
Library Assistants, Clerical                                 2,785   $17,734      38.8       1,265   $25,680      34.2
Loan Interviewers and Clerks                                 2,880   $30,771      21.5       2,320   $32,395      21.9
New Account Clerks                                             130   $19,950      20.6          80   $27,500      23.2
Order Clerks                                                 3,015   $20,787      13.4       1,685   $26,714      15.0
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and
  Timekeeping                                                2,235   $31,083      20.6       1,665   $32,030      18.6
Receptionists and Information Clerks                        22,455   $17,265      12.3      10,670   $22,616       9.8
Reservation and Transportation Ticket Agents and
  Travel Clerks                                              2,895   $23,436      22.2       1,740   $30,155      22.8
Information and Record Clerks, All Other                     1,565   $25,227      27.9       1,055   $27,774      30.5
Cargo and Freight Agents                                       320   $30,028      20.1         230   $33,333      20.6
Couriers and Messengers                                      4,570   $25,056      13.3       2,695   $30,368      11.7
Dispatchers                                                  4,755   $29,090       8.3       3,820   $30,807       8.7
Meter Readers, Utilities                                       710   $32,500      10.3         510   $39,231      11.4
Postal Service Clerks                                        4,420   $38,771      13.5       3,445   $39,897      13.4
Postal Service Mail Carriers                                 8,240   $39,210       8.8       6,940   $40,134       9.3
Postal Service Mail Sorters, Processors, and
  Processing Machine Operators                               3,645   $39,264      11.3       2,875   $39,920      10.7
Production, Planning, and Expediting Clerks                  6,090   $33,406      28.2       4,735   $36,646      28.3
Shipping, Receiving, and Traffic Clerks                      8,005   $22,425       6.3       5,555   $26,067       5.2
Stock Clerks and Order Fillers                              19,330   $19,150       6.1      11,360   $26,058       5.5
Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers,
  Recordkeeping                                              1,170   $23,556       8.4         735   $28,537       9.8
Secretaries and Administrative Assistants                  103,680   $26,752      13.2      71,815   $30,194      11.3
Computer Operators                                           6,680   $31,298      22.1       4,990   $34,768      22.4
Data Entry Keyers                                           13,755   $21,258      12.5       7,995   $25,323      11.1
Word Processors and Typists                                  4,250   $22,880      14.7       2,420   $29,512      13.1
Desktop Publishers                                             545   $31,531      30.1         410   $33,603      24.3
Insurance Claims and Policy Processing Clerks                3,735   $29,334      25.7       2,880   $31,232      25.5

TABLE  2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          MARYLAND; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Mail Clerks and Mail Machine Operators, Except
  Postal Service                                             5,135   $20,234       7.2       3,115   $24,199       6.6
Office Clerks, General                                      31,860   $21,910      14.3      18,790   $27,147      12.2
Office Machine Operators, Except Computer                    1,555   $20,728       9.5         945   $24,714       7.2
Proofreaders and Copy Markers                                  705   $25,044      34.5         380   $30,991      24.4
Statistical Assistants                                       1,595   $26,843      21.6       1,205   $30,472      21.0
Office and Administrative Support Workers, All Other        12,195   $29,083      34.8       8,230   $32,317      33.6

FARMING, FISHING, AND FORESTRY OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Farming, Fishing
  and Forestry Workers                                         340   $23,958      18.0         230   $26,944      23.7
Agricultural Inspectors                                        175   $31,625      27.2         110   $43,047      26.1
Animal Breeders                                                 80   $17,917      32.9          75   $11,964      35.1
Graders and Sorters, Agricultural Products                     215   $14,625       8.3          85   $17,000      20.9
Miscellaneous Agricultural Workers                           3,735   $13,155      11.0       1,980   $20,358      10.9
Fishers and Related Fishing Workers                          1,425   $16,238       3.4         615   $22,105       0.0
Hunters and Trappers                                            30   $20,347       0.0          25   $20,833       0.0
Forest and Conservation Workers                                195   $25,430      16.8         135   $27,120      19.0
Logging Workers                                                475   $18,409       1.7         250   $21,458       0.0

CONSTRUCTION AND EXTRACTION WORKERS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Construction
  Trades and Extraction Workers                             20,530   $40,301      10.1      17,095   $41,582       9.8
Boilermakers                                                   300   $37,857       1.3         245   $32,458       0.0
Brickmasons, Blockmasons, and Stonemasons                    4,605   $28,479       1.6       2,695   $32,287       2.1
Carpenters                                                  25,060   $27,005       6.2      16,625   $30,745       6.1
Carpet, Floor and Tile Installers and Finishers              4,085   $25,814       4.2       2,435   $30,872       3.9
Cement Masons, Concrete Finishers, and Terrazzo
  Workers                                                    1,475   $24,882       5.0         780   $28,630       3.8
Contruction Laborers                                        18,400   $21,998       3.1      10,860   $26,968       3.1
Paving, Surfacing, and Tamping Equipment Operators             445   $25,325       2.0         200   $26,895       4.5
Pile-Driver Operators                                           75   $29,766       0.0          75   $29,766       0.0
Operating Engineers and Other Construction Equipment
  Operators                                                  5,675   $31,528       1.7       4,230   $33,454       1.6
Drywall Installers, Ceiling Tile Installers, and
  Tapers                                                     3,395   $26,034       1.7       2,170   $30,367       2.2
Electricians                                                14,450   $35,351       4.5      11,490   $37,584       4.3
Glaziers                                                       850   $30,382       0.0         685   $32,729       0.0
Insulation Workers                                             920   $30,559       3.4         710   $31,913       4.4
Painters, Construction and Maintenance                      10,470   $21,865       5.7       5,730   $27,836       5.1
Paperhangers                                                   270   $23,971       2.2         150   $30,200       4.0
Pipelayers, Plumbers, Pipefitters, and Steamfitters         12,255   $32,330       2.7       9,690   $35,698       2.7
Plasterers and Stucco Masons                                   215   $32,040       0.0         140   $35,694       0.0
Reinforcing Iron Workers                                       135   $30,913       0.0          95   $38,250       0.0
Roofers                                                      3,125   $25,527       2.2       1,830   $30,119       3.4
Sheet Metal Workers                                          3,265   $31,644       2.9       2,645   $33,623       3.4
Structural Iron and Steel Workers                            1,190   $35,153       1.1         895   $40,262       0.2
Helpers, Construction Trades                                 1,810   $17,144       3.3         830   $22,679       2.9
Construction and Building Inspectors                         2,275   $35,465      24.8       1,785   $37,772      23.9
Elevator Installers and Repairers                            1,220   $51,185       2.0       1,100   $51,455       1.4

TABLE  2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          MARYLAND; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Fence Erectors                                                 430   $28,611       1.6         280   $31,885       2.5
Hazardous Materials Removal Workers                            325   $34,875       6.4         275   $37,188       7.6
Highway Maintenance Workers                                  1,005   $25,783       3.9         750   $28,983       4.4
Rail-Track Laying and Maintenance Equipment
  Operators                                                    200   $35,684       0.0         170   $36,108       0.0
Septic Tank Services and Sewer Pipe Cleaners                   115   $24,079       0.0          80   $25,104       0.0
Miscellaneous Construction and Related Workers                 570   $28,590       5.6         405   $30,159       3.4
Derrick, Rotary Drill, and Service Unit Operators,
  Oil, Gas, and Mining                                          15   $29,688       0.0          10   $28,750       0.0
Earth Drillers Except Oil and Gas                              330   $30,083       3.3         285   $32,396       3.9
Explosives Workers, Ordnance handling Experts, and
  Blasters                                                     215   $43,229      27.2         190   $43,958      30.2
Mining Machine Operators                                       150   $30,114       0.0         115   $32,132       0.0
Roof Bolters, Mining                                             4   $24,000       0.0           4   $46,250       0.0
Roustabouts, Oil and Gas                                         0         .        .            0         .        .
Helpers - Extraction Workers                                     0         .        .            0         .        .
Other Extraction Workers                                       100   $31,250       0.0          70   $35,417       0.0

INSTALLATION, MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Mechanics,
  Installers and Repairers                                   8,515   $44,443      10.9       7,575   $45,249      10.8
Computer, Automated Teller, and Office Machine
  Repairers                                                  6,625   $35,768      18.0       5,265   $38,588      17.8
Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                              6,405   $41,234      10.1       5,265   $44,558       9.9
Avionics Technicians                                           170   $41,875       9.4         170   $41,875       9.4
Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related  Repairers             715   $36,297       4.1         595   $37,311       4.9
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Transportation
  Equipment                                                    110   $28,214      21.4          75   $30,795      19.2
Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Industrial and
  Utility                                                      365   $42,171       1.1         315   $46,838       1.3
Electronic Equipment Installers and Repairers, Motor
  Vehicles                                                     345   $56,354       2.3         305   $59,261       2.6
Electronic Home Entertainment Equipment Installers
  and Repairers                                                610   $29,173       7.2         460   $35,045       5.9
Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers                   1,310   $32,093       7.2       1,070   $35,367       8.8
Aircraft Mechanics and Service Technicians                   2,240   $39,118       6.7       1,985   $39,750       7.0
Automotive Body and Related Repairers                        2,960   $35,695       1.5       2,400   $37,331       1.1
Automotive Glass Installers and Repairers                      265   $30,889       4.9         225   $31,466       5.8
Automotive Service Technicians and Mechanics                18,720   $30,700       3.2      14,350   $34,036       3.1
Bus and Truck Mechanics and Diesel Engine
  Specialists                                                5,415   $36,201       1.4       4,415   $37,697       1.6
Heavy Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Service
  Technicians and Mechanics                                  2,985   $36,081       5.5       2,395   $36,973       3.8
Small Engine Mechanics                                         765   $27,890       5.6         515   $30,361       3.9
Miscellaneous Vehicle and Mobile Equipment Mechanics,
  Installers, and Repairers                                    605   $23,220       2.5         395   $26,781       0.0

TABLE  2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          MARYLAND; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Control and Valve Installers and Repairers                     445   $35,449       3.2         390   $36,122       3.6
Heating, Air Conditioning, and Refrigeration
  Mechanics and Installers                                   7,175   $35,785       3.1       6,070   $37,286       2.7
Home Appliance Repairers                                       865   $31,179       2.0         695   $32,217       2.4
Industrial and Refractory Machinery Mechanics                5,690   $36,714       4.1       4,785   $38,653       4.2
Maintenance and Repair Workers, General                      8,135   $31,307       3.9       6,525   $32,506       2.1
Maintenance Workers, Machinery                                 225   $28,681       4.0         165   $36,250       5.4
Millwrights                                                    575   $46,393       3.3         435   $50,030       3.0
Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers               1,605   $49,674       3.5       1,370   $51,296       4.2
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers             4,280   $39,216       5.6       3,460   $42,110       6.7
Precision Instrument and Equipment Repairers                 1,275   $37,005      13.9         965   $42,628      12.7
Coin, Vending, and Amusement Machine Servicers and
  Repairers                                                    845   $25,511       9.9         600   $30,795      10.8
Commercial Divers                                               60   $50,417       0.0          40   $41,786       0.0
Locksmiths and Safe Repairers                                  805   $35,453       3.4         675   $35,948       4.0
Manufactured Building and Mobile Home Installers                70   $28,824       0.0          60   $29,412       0.0
Riggers                                                        135   $39,261       0.0         100   $40,368       0.0
Signal and Track Switch Repairers                               95   $46,250       0.0          85   $49,028       0.0
Helpers--Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers         310   $13,523       2.3         150   $20,609       0.0
Other Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Workers          4,425   $31,658       7.7       3,410   $34,091       8.5

PRODUCTION OCCUPATIONS
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Production and
  Operating Workers                                         16,850   $40,446      17.1      14,400   $41,866      17.1
Aircraft Structure, Surfaces, Rigging, and Systems
  Assemblers                                                   130   $30,368      19.4         105   $32,279      13.6
Electrical, Electronics, and Electromechanical
  Assemblers                                                 2,250   $21,437       3.4       1,540   $23,561       4.1
Engine and Other Machines Assemblers                           260   $38,684      10.1         215   $39,539       5.2
Structural Metal Fabricators and Fitters                       585   $40,938       1.5         455   $44,464       2.0
Miscellaneous Assemblers and Fabricators                    11,150   $23,258       5.0       7,455   $30,071       4.9
Bakers                                                       2,960   $20,067       5.0       1,710   $25,532       4.7
Butchers and Other Meat, Poultry, and Fish Processing
  Workers                                                    3,710   $27,308       2.9       2,590   $35,019       2.4
Food and Tobacco Roasting, Baking, and Drying Machine
  Operators and Tenders                                        170   $18,571       5.4          80   $30,694      11.4
Food Batchmakers                                               875   $22,095       0.9         580   $24,792       0.0
Food Cooking Machine Operators and Tenders                     100   $15,268      25.7          45   $15,769      41.3
Computer Control Programmers and Operators                     280   $37,304      24.5         260   $37,989      26.1
Extruding and Drawing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                80   $38,056       6.3          55   $38,704       8.9
Forging Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             75   $14,310       0.0          25   $50,268       0.0
Rolling Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                            120   $51,364       0.0         100   $56,250       0.0
Cutting, Punching, and Press Machine Setters,
  Operators and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                     685   $26,181       0.0         555   $27,418       0.0

TABLE  2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          MARYLAND; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Drilling and Boring Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                60   $23,864       3.3          55   $24,659       3.8
Grinding, Lapping, Polishing, and Buffing Machine
  Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Metal
   and Plastic                                                 365   $26,118       1.6         260   $30,357       0.0
Lathe and Turning Machine Tool Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                90   $30,089       0.0          70   $31,696       0.0
Milling and Planing Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                    15   $22,250      46.7          15   $22,250      46.7
Machinists                                                   4,265   $37,491       2.9       3,645   $39,449       3.3
Metal Furnace and Kiln Operators and Tenders                   280   $45,144       0.0         235   $45,769       0.0
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Metal and Plastic              140   $26,734      24.1          75   $39,018      46.6
Molders and Molding Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   360   $22,563       4.5         250   $21,686       3.2
Multiple Machine Tool Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Metal and Plastic                                             40   $33,125       0.0          25   $47,500       0.0
Tool and Die Makers                                            335   $42,578       0.0         260   $44,063       0.0
Welding, Soldering, and Brazing Workers                      5,570   $31,361       2.8       4,215   $35,053       2.5
Heat Treating Equipment Equipment Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                65   $49,514      20.6          65   $49,514      20.6
Lay-Out Workers, Metal and Plastic                              90   $34,375       0.0          55   $29,125       0.0
Plating and Coating Machine Setters, operators, and
  Tenders, Metal and Plastic                                   185   $23,608       0.0         105   $25,536       0.0
Tool Grinders, Filers and Sharpeners                            70   $33,167      15.7          45   $29,583       0.0
Metalworkers and Plastic Workers, All Others                 4,100   $26,581       3.4       3,210   $29,053       3.5
Bookbinders and Bindery Workers                              1,900   $27,917       4.8       1,425   $32,131       3.9
Job Printers                                                 2,475   $30,646       8.8       1,990   $33,675       9.0
Prepress Technicians and Workers                             2,235   $31,630       9.1       1,585   $36,637       8.6
Printing Machine Operators                                   5,045   $33,313       2.9       3,970   $36,571       2.8
Laundry and Dry Cleaning Workers                             4,110   $15,476       3.4       2,425   $18,148       3.8
Pressers, Textile, Garment, and Related Materials            1,190   $15,066       5.5         580   $17,457       1.0
Sewing Machine Operators                                     3,610   $17,103       4.4       2,250   $19,547       2.5
Shoe and Leather Workers and Repairers                         270   $25,579      11.9         220   $26,829      12.8
Shoe Machine Operators and Tenders                              65   $21,591       0.0          55   $27,794       0.0
Tailors, Dressmakers, and Sewers                             1,995   $17,140       8.9       1,145   $22,620       7.3
Textile Bleaching and Dyeing Machine Operators and
  Tenders                                                       55   $25,069       0.0          45   $25,694       0.0
Textile Cutting Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders                                                      105   $12,639       8.6          80   $14,306       6.2
Textile Knitting and Weaving Machine Setters,
  Operators, and Tenders                                        60   $20,833      30.0          25   $25,250      20.0
Textile Winding, Twisting, and Drawing Out Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                               60   $27,000       0.0          50   $27,639       0.0
Extruding and Forming Machine Setters, Operators, and
  Tenders, Synthetic and Glass Fibers                           10   $18,750       0.0          10   $18,750       0.0
Fabric and Apparel Patternmakers                                10   $19,028       0.0          10   $19,028       0.0
Upholsterers                                                   580   $28,279       6.7         465   $28,568       3.2
Textile, Apparel, and Furnishings Workers, All Other           415   $18,839      10.1         225   $25,882       8.0

TABLE  2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          MARYLAND; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Cabinetmakers and Bench Carpenters                           1,340   $28,864      10.1       1,000   $31,755       9.2
Furniture Finishers                                            490   $30,000       9.8         385   $31,133       9.4
Model Makers and Patternmakers, Wood                             0         .        .            0         .        .
Sawing Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders, Wood           335   $22,226       0.0         265   $21,771       0.0
Woodworking Machine Setters, Operators, and Tenders,
  Except Sawing                                                340   $25,233      11.5         270   $26,071       9.6
Woodworkers, All Other                                         430   $19,766      21.9         255   $24,448      19.4
Power Plant Operators, Distributors, and Dispatchers           630   $52,260       7.8         570   $52,141       8.6
Stationary Engineers and Boiler Operators                    3,430   $40,876       7.4       2,905   $41,578       6.9
Water and Liquid Waste Treatment Plant and System
  Workers                                                    1,625   $32,247       5.0       1,400   $33,190       3.1
Miscellaneous Plant and System Operators                       440   $42,292       5.9         345   $45,609       5.8
Chemical Processing Machine Setters, Operators,
  and Tenders                                                  855   $37,199      17.7         680   $37,619      14.3
Crushing, Grinding, Polishing, Mixing, and Blending
  Workers                                                    1,135   $29,264       6.0         830   $31,554       8.2
Cutting Workers                                              1,150   $27,471       0.7         845   $30,620       0.9
Extruding, Forming, Pressing, and Compacting Machine
  Setters, Operators, and Tenders                              480   $25,023       0.0         395   $25,856       0.0
Furnace, Kiln, Oven, Drier, and Kettle Operators and
  Tenders                                                      250   $26,563       2.0         185   $30,938       0.0
Inspectors, Testers, Sorter, Samplers, and Weighers         11,460   $31,337      18.1       8,300   $36,209      18.6
Jewelers and Precious Stone and Metal Workers                  440   $22,406      14.5         300   $30,991      16.9
Medical, Dental and Ophthalmic Laboratory Technicians        1,755   $26,350      18.3       1,295   $31,376      19.5
Packaging and Filling Machine Operators and Tenders          3,270   $15,677       3.7       1,795   $20,759       4.8
Painting Workers                                             2,105   $30,250       6.0       1,660   $34,352       6.4
Photographic Process Workers and Processing Machine
  Workers                                                    1,405   $17,428      17.5         860   $22,146      19.7
Semiconductor Processors                                        15   $21,250      25.0           0         .        .
Cementing and Gluing Machine Operators and Tenders             140   $15,789       9.3          70   $33,173      18.3
Cleaning, Washing, and Metal Pickling Equipment
  Operators and Tenders                                        185   $19,871       6.4         105   $27,390      11.2
Cooling and Freezing Equipment Operators and Tenders           120   $23,929       6.7          50   $30,357      15.4
Etchers and Engravers                                          235   $23,229      10.2         155   $30,250      11.5
Molders, Shapers, and Casters, except Metal and
  Plastic                                                      510   $29,145      22.0         380   $34,028      14.6
Paper Goods Machines Setters, Operators, and Tenders           455   $21,130       0.7         300   $27,218       0.0
Tire Builders                                                   25   $33,500       0.0          25   $33,500       0.0
Helpers-Production Workers                                     895   $20,926       0.7         635   $25,469       0.0
Production Workers, All Other                               14,490   $24,175       5.4      10,055   $28,734       5.3

TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIAL MOVING OCCUPATIONS
Supervisors, Transportation and Material Moving
  Workers                                                    5,090   $36,202      15.2       4,175   $39,014      15.0
Aircraft Pilots and Flight Engineers                         1,915   $62,762      74.7       1,305   $61,054      75.2
Air Traffic Controllers and Airfield Operations
  Specialists                                                  680   $57,031      34.8         610   $63,194      34.6

TABLE  2.  EARNINGS BY DETAILED OCCUPATION: 1999                                                                       
          (Data for Civilian Noninstitutional Workers From the 2000 Census. Workers who worked 50 weeks
          or more and 35 or more hours per week in 1999 were classified as year-round full-time workers.)

          MARYLAND; BOTH SEXES

                                                                               Percent  Year-round             Percent
                                                            Worked    Median   College   Full-time    Median   College
                                                           in 1999  Earnings Graduates     Workers  Earnings Graduates
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency
  Medical Technicians                                          130   $21,000       8.5         110   $23,000      10.0
Bus Drivers                                                 12,515   $22,248       4.9       5,480   $34,347       4.8
Driver/Sales Workers and Truck Drivers                      55,265   $29,165       4.2      38,975   $32,155       3.9
Taxi Drivers and Chauffers                                   7,070   $19,993      21.0       3,805   $25,392      20.3
Motor Vehicle Operators, All Other                             295   $15,000      11.9         150   $30,152       0.0
Locomotive Engineers and Operators                             895   $53,864       4.5         765   $54,977       5.2
Railroad Brake, Signal, and Switch Operators                    80   $47,045       0.0          50   $52,632       0.0
Railroad Conductors and Yardmasters                            750   $50,012       8.3         590   $50,988       6.8
Subway, Streetcar, and Other Rail Transportation
  Workers                                                      260   $43,125       3.4         240   $41,895       3.8
Sailors and Marine Oilers                                      235   $30,417      15.5          90   $31,786      21.1
Ship and Boat Captains and Operators                           605   $38,674      39.4         350   $43,646      44.3
Ship Engineers                                                 160   $51,691      18.6         100   $61,250      22.8
Bridge and Lock Tenders                                         20   $27,292       0.0          15   $50,500       0.0
Parking Lot Attendants                                       1,545   $15,117       8.5         735   $16,984      13.0
Service Station Attendants                                     970   $14,691       7.9         505   $20,203      10.5
Transportation Inspectors                                      795   $41,673      14.5         675   $43,208      15.2
Other Transportation Workers                                   180   $26,765      20.2         130   $30,729      16.7
Conveyor Operators and Tenders                                  90   $28,281       7.9          60   $34,479      11.9
Crane and Tower Operators                                    1,250   $45,186       3.3         875   $46,447       3.2
Dredge, Excavating, and Loading Machine Operators              855   $30,030       0.6         650   $33,917       0.8
Hoist and Winch Operators                                       60   $36,827      21.3          50   $43,125      26.0
Industrial Truck and Tractor Operators                       7,595   $26,831       0.6       5,915   $29,188       0.6
Cleaners of  Vehicles and Equipment                          3,565   $16,430       3.3       1,850   $21,508       3.8
Laborers and Freight, Stock, and Materials Movers,
  Hand                                                      26,080   $21,122       4.5      15,785   $27,645       4.0
Machine Feeders and Offbearers                                 570   $21,162       2.8         335   $30,250       3.0
Packers and Packagers, Hand                                  4,640   $15,077       2.8       2,230   $21,968       3.0
Pumping Station Operators                                      105   $39,821       5.6         100   $38,214       6.1
Refuse and Recyclable Materials Collectors                   1,515   $20,635       2.9       1,015   $24,597       2.8
Shuttle Car Operators                                           15   $26,667       0.0          10   $38,214       0.0
Tank Car, Truck, and Ship Loaders                               30   $35,000       0.0          30   $35,000       0.0
Material Moving Workers, All Other                             675   $27,388       6.7         445   $30,218       6.7

Source: U.S. Census Bureau | Income |  Last Revised: June 03, 2010