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Hydrologists in Maryland

Is Maryland a good place for you to work as a Hydrologist?

$100,580 Median Salary
10 Job Openings
  • Hydrologists in Maryland earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Hydrologists Work in Maryland?

In Maryland, there were 90 people working as Hydrologists in the year 2018.

There were 110 Hydrologists employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 20 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Hydrologists in MD Employment Trend

The typical state has 100 Hydrologists working in it, which means Maryland has fewer Hydrologists than average.

Hydrologists in MD vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Maryland

Jobs for Hydrologists in this state are not projected to grow or decrease, but nationwide they are growing at a rate of 10.4%.

Job Projections for Hydrologists: Nation vs. MD

Maryland Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 10 annual job openings, and 90 total jobs in 2026 for Hydrologists in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 700 annual jobs and 7,400 total jobs in 2026.

What do Hydrologists Make in Maryland?

In 2018 wages for Hydrologists ranged from $56,930 to $135,430 with $100,580 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $27.37 to $65.11. The median hourly rate was $48.36.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $47.07 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $1.29.

The median salary in Maryland is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Hydrologists Earnings: MD vs. National Average

Top Maryland Metros for Hydrologists

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Hydrologists.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 110 $97,640
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 90 n/a

Top States for Hydrologists Employment

The table below shows the states where most Hydrologists work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 730 $95,290
Colorado 500 $90,300
Washington 380 $85,190
Minnesota 320 $75,780
Texas 310 $73,500
Oregon 290 $78,760
Idaho 290 $44,330
Ohio 240 $79,870
Florida 230 $84,560
Arizona 220 $69,900
Nevada 170 $84,340
North Carolina 170 $62,630
New York 170 $70,570
Montana 170 $72,910
New Mexico 170 $75,510
Wisconsin 150 $61,460
Pennsylvania 140 $0
Massachusetts 100 $55,340
New Hampshire 90 $91,370
New Jersey 90 $109,250

Below are the states where Hydrologists get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New Jersey $109,250
Maryland $100,580
Georgia $100,180
California $95,290
New Hampshire $91,370
Colorado $90,300
Virginia $88,930
Alaska $88,310
Indiana $87,970
Illinois $87,250

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Occupation MD Employment Total
Environmental Scientists and Specialists, Including Health 2,560
Geoscientists, Except Hydrologists and Geographers 600

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