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 |
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.
This career includes 3,000 people in the United States.
On average, mathematicians make $50.77 per hour or $105,600 per year in the United States.
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 |
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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