## Information About Statisticians

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### Training

Statisticians need master's degree.

Percent | |
---|---|

Less than High School | 0.4 |

High School | 1.4 |

Some College | 4.9 |

Associates Degree | 3.2 |

Bachelors Degree | 28.1 |

Masters Degree | 38.5 |

Doctorate or Professional Degree | 23.6 |

### Employment

Represents about 22,000 people in the United States- 2.8% of which are self-employed

Over the next 5 years there will be aproximately 2,000 more statisticians but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 9,000 more.

### Hourly Income

On average, statisticians make $37.16 per hour.

Bottom 10% | Bottom 25% | Median | Top 75% | Top 90% | |
---|---|---|---|---|---|

Statisticians | $19.10 | $25.10 | $35.50 | $46.80 | $57.50 |

Computer and mathematical science occupations | $19.20 | $26.10 | $36.10 | $47.30 | $58.70 |

National Average | $8.65 | $10.70 | $16.50 | $26.60 | $41.00 |

### Annual Salaries

On average, statisticians make $77,280 per year.

Bottom 10% | Bottom 25% | Median | Top 75% | Top 90% | |
---|---|---|---|---|---|

Statisticians | $39,840 | $52,330 | $73,880 | $97,410 | $119,710 |

Computer and mathematical science occupations | $40,040 | $54,430 | $75,080 | $98,450 | $122,210 |

National Average | $18,000 | $22,380 | $34,460 | $55,470 | $85,280 |

*This data is from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Employment Statistics*