Mathematicians need a master's degree.
Percent | |
---|---|
Less than High School | 0.1 |
High School | 0.1 |
Some College | 3.2 |
Associates Degree | 3.0 |
Bachelors Degree | 32.9 |
Masters Degree | 39.0 |
Doctorate or Professional Degree | 21.7 |
This represents about 3,000 people in the United States.
Over the next 10 years there will be aproximately 0 more mathematicians but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 1,000 more.
On average,mathematicians make $50.77 per hour.
Bottom 10% | Bottom 25% | Median | Top 75% | Top 90% | |
---|---|---|---|---|---|
Mathematicians | $26.39 | $34.83 | $50.87 | $62.37 | $77.07 |
Computer and mathematical occupations | $20.51 | $28.42 | $39.82 | $53.70 | $67.91 |
Mathematical science occupations | $21.54 | $28.66 | $39.30 | $52.78 | $67.74 |
National Average | $9.27 | $11.60 | $17.81 | $28.92 | $45.45 |
On average, mathematicians make $105,600 per year.
Bottom 10% | Bottom 25% | Median | Top 75% | Top 90% | |
---|---|---|---|---|---|
Mathematicians | $54,890 | $72,440 | $105,810 | $129,730 | $160,310 |
Computer and mathematical occupations | $42,650 | $59,120 | $82,830 | $111,690 | $141,250 |
Mathematical science occupations | $44,810 | $59,620 | $81,750 | $109,780 | $140,900 |
National Average | $19,290 | $24,140 | $37,040 | $60,150 | $94,540 |
This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics
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