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What is the average salary for Mathematicians in the United States?

Mathematicians earn an average hourly wage of $50.17. Hourly wages typically start from $26.36 and go up to $75.53. Mathematicians earn an average salary of $104,350 per year. Salaries typically start from $54,830 and go up to $157,090.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Highest

The top 10% of Mathematicians in the United States earn:

$75.53 an hour $157,090 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Mathematicians in the United States earn:

$61.49 an hour $127,900 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Mathematicians in the United States earn:

$49.86 an hour $103,720 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Mathematicians in the United States earn:

$35.65 an hour $74,150 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Mathematicians in the United States earn:

$26.36 an hour $54,830 per year

Historical salary for Mathematicians in the United States

Mathematician salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Mathematician Salary in New Jersey $65.51 $136,250 # 1
Mathematician Salary in Maryland $60.30 $125,430 # 2
Mathematician Salary in District of Columbia $56.62 $117,770 # 3
Mathematician Salary in Virginia $54.16 $112,660 # 4
Mathematician Salary in Illinois $50.07 $104,140 # 5
Mathematician Salary in California $47.24 $98,250 # 6
Mathematician Salary in Ohio $43.58 $90,640 # 7
Mathematician Salary in Florida $41.14 $85,570 # 8
Mathematician Salary in Michigan $36.92 $76,790 # 9
Mathematician Salary in Texas $36.54 $76,000 # 10
Mathematician Salary in Colorado $34.73 $72,240 # 11
Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics