## Information About Statisticians

### Training Requirements for Statisticians

Statisticians need 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 |

### Employment outlook for Statisticians

Represents about 30,000 people in the United States.

Over the next 5 years there will be aproximately 10,000 more statisticians but, because of expected growth and replacement needs in the United States, we will need 15,000 more.

### Hourly Income

On average, statisticians make $40.94 per hour.

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

Statisticians | $22.35 | $29.22 | $38.70 | $50.20 | $62.54 |

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 |

### Annual Salaries

On average, statisticians make $85,160 per year.

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

Statisticians | $46,500 | $60,770 | $80,500 | $104,420 | $130,090 |

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*