# Number of Maryland state employees

How many employees are there in the state of Maryland?

148362

Statistics show that there are approximately 148362 employees in the state of Maryland.  Keep in mind the fact that about 3% of them made six-figure salaries.  It is important to know the fact that 5,139 government employees from Maryland were paid more than \$100,000 in the last fiscal year.  Many of these persons are doctors.  Needless to say, 9,507 employees were paid less than \$40,000 during fiscal year 2010.  There are so many differences.  Keep in mind that the government employment is very high in some states.