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How much does a Mathematician make in Illinois?

Average Mathematician Hourly Wage in Illinois

Mathematicians earn a median hourly wage of $46.47. Hourly wages typically start from $28.71 and go up to $78.13.

Average Mathematician Yearly Salary in Illinois

Mathematicians earn a median salary of $96,650 per year. Salaries typically start from $59,730 and go up to $162,520.

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Wesley College | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • American University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
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Mathematician Earnings by Seniority

Top End Mathematician Earnings

The highest earning Mathematicians in Illinois earn:

$78.13
an hour
$162,520
per year
Senior Mathematician Earnings

Senior Mathematicians in Illinois earn:

$58.88
an hour
$122,480
per year
Experienced Mathematician Earnings

Experienced Mathematicians in Illinois earn:

$46.47
an hour
$96,650
per year
Junior Mathematician Earnings

Junior Mathematicians in Illinois earn:

$35.70
an hour
$74,250
per year
Starting Mathematician Earnings

Starting Mathematicians in Illinois earn:

$28.71
an hour
$59,730
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Mathematician salary comparison

Mathematicians earn more than 86% percent of Science careers in Illinois. Mathematician salaries are in the top 95% of all careers in Illinois.

Physicist Salary in Illinois $115k
Mathematician Salary $96k
Forensic Science Technician Salary in Illinois $85k
Urban Planner Salary in Illinois $81k
Occupational Health Specialist Salary in Illinois $75k
Historian Salary in Illinois $69k
Curator Salary in Illinois $62k
Biomass Plant Technician Salary in Illinois $59k
Humanitarian Salary in Illinois $30k

Historical salary for Mathematicians in Illinois

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Mathematician

Interested in becoming a Mathematician? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good mathematician? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Wesley College | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • American University | Washington, DC
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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