Average Salary for State of Maryland (MD) Employees

Operating out of Baltimore, Md., government company State of Maryland (MD) employs talent in positions ranging from Social Worker to Programmer Analyst. Employees at State of Maryland (MD) make $51K annually on average. At State of Maryland (MD), the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is what you do at the company — it impacts salary more than anything else — though your city and how long you've been working each factor into the equation as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Baltimore, Maryland 


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Earning approximately $97K per year on average, Network Engineers receive the most money, followed by Managers of Correctional Officers (around $67K), Programmer Analysts (about $64K), and Licensed Social Workers ($51K). Office Managers are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $42K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($67K annually) can be spotted in Cumberland, Md.; Salisbury, Md. (about $58K), Annapolis, Md. ($51K), and the company's headquarter city of Baltimore, Md. ($50K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average ($34K) in Westover, Md., one of the lowest-paid cities. Across State of Maryland (MD)'s U.S. offices, employees in the state of Virginia earn the most, taking home approximately $70K per year.

Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach around $37K annually. Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $59K per year on average. The greater proportion of employees (37 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of approximately $58K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to around $70K per year for Licensed Clinical Social Workers, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Comptia A+ Service Technicians also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of about $68K annually. Those with a Master of Social Work (MSW), Clinical Social Work (CSW) at State of Maryland (MD) come out on top, and their salaries approach $70K per year.


Employees who count Switching and Routing among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is $97K annually. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Case Management; approximately one-seventh deem it necessary for work. Other skills in demand are Office Administration, Microsoft Office, and Network Management / Administration.

Benefits and Perks

The company does pay out vacation and sick days, but these benefits are received by only one-half of employees. Workers who save for retirement get lots of help because the company offers a number of savings programs including a 401(k) plan and a company pension plan. Most workers receive health insurance, and a fair number of employees get dental coverage. Advantages of working here also include a casual working environment, life insurance, and defined contribution (dc) retirement plan.

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Key Stats for State of Maryland (MD)


67 %
33 %
$28,550 - $60,572
$43,902 - $78,611
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

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