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Average Salary for State of Maryland (MD) Employees

Operating out of Baltimore, Md., government sector company State of Maryland (MD) employs talent in positions ranging from Social Worker to Clinical Laboratory Scientist. The average State of Maryland (MD) employee earns $50K per year. Where you live plays the largest role in compensation at State of Maryland (MD), but your role at the company and your experience level affect income (to a lesser degree) as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

How This Employer Pays

State of Maryland (MD) typically pays:
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Employer: State of Maryland (MD)
Average Salary Range by Job
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National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Programmer Analyst (2)
$39,687 - $97,313  
[-]Programmer Analyst (2)
Salary$39,505 - $93,150  
Total Pay$39,687 - $97,313  
[+]Clinical Laboratory Scientist (2)
$46,072 - $88,070  
[+]Clinical Laboratory Scientist (2)
Salary$45,496 - $92,052  
Total Pay$46,072 - $88,070  
[+]Licensed Social Worker (2)
$34,340 - $66,132  
[+]Licensed Social Worker (2)
Salary$34,499 - $64,001  
Total Pay$34,340 - $66,132  
[+]Office Manager (2)
$30,527 - $62,572  
[+]Office Manager (2)
Salary$31,282 - $61,773  
Total Pay$30,527 - $62,572  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 7 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 43
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State of Maryland (MD) Details

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Across State of Maryland (MD)'s U.S. offices, employees in the state of Virginia earn the most, taking home approximately $70K annually.


Programmer Analysts are awarded the highest paychecks, with compensation nearing around $64K; Clinical Laboratory Scientists are next on the list, bringing in close to $62K, followed by Social Workers earning $55K and Licensed Social Workers making $51K. Office Managers are among the lowest paid at about $48K.

Years of Experience

Average pay is typically $44K for those with five to nine years of experience. Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can typically make $50K. Overall, the greater share of State of Maryland (MD) folks have 20 years or more of experience and earn about $57K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Licensed Clinical Social Workers earn $70K, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Earning an American Society of Clinical Pathology Member certification garners significant financial rewards of around $62K annually. The best paid folks at State of Maryland (MD) have a Bachelor's Degree, earning approximately $54K per year.


In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be People Management; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of about $77K. A relatively widespread skill at State of Maryland (MD) is Project Management; nearly one in eight of employees use it for work. Many workers usually know Microsoft Word, Customer Service, and Security Policies and Procedures as well.

Benefits and Perks

Over one-half of workers do get paid time off for vacation, but only 43 percent get paid sick time. Workers can easily stock up on retirement savings by participating in several options such as a 401(k) plan and a defined benefit retirement plan. For the greater part of workers, benefits include health insurance, and a fair portion of workers get dental coverage, too. State of Maryland (MD) also dishes out privileges such as life insurance, a defined benefit retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats

55 %
45 %
$28,765 - $52,102
$40,722 - $81,389
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
$32,652 - $69,185

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