Mathematicians earn a median hourly wage of **$53.42**.
Hourly wages typically start from **$27.02** and go up to **$80.41**.

Mathematicians earn a median salary of **$111,110** per year.
Salaries typically start from **$56,200** and go up to **$167,250**.

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

*Learn more about the Mathematician job market for salaries of real jobs in your area. *

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

## Top End Mathematician EarningsThe highest earning Mathematicians in the United States earn: |
$80.41 an hour |
$167,250 per year |

## Senior Mathematician EarningsSenior Mathematicians in the United States earn: |
$67.08 an hour |
$139,520 per year |

## Experienced Mathematician EarningsExperienced Mathematicians in the United States earn: |
$53.42 an hour |
$111,110 per year |

## Junior Mathematician EarningsJunior Mathematicians in the United States earn: |
$39.23 an hour |
$81,590 per year |

## Starting Mathematician EarningsStarting Mathematicians in the United States earn: |
$27.02 an hour |
$56,200 per year |

*Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.*

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 testMathematicians earn more than 95% percent of Science careers. Mathematician salaries are in the top 96% of all careers in the United States.

Mathematician Salary |
$111k | |

Particle Physicist Salary | $110k | |

Geologist Salary | $91k | |

Statistician Salary | $80k | |

Chemist Salary | $73k | |

Food Science Technologist Salary | $65k | |

Soil and Plant Scientist Salary | $60k | |

Curator Salary | $51k | |

Forest and Conservation Worker Salary | $27k |

Click on a state to learn more

State | Hourly Wage | Annual Salary | Rank |
---|---|---|---|

Mathematician Salary in New Jersey | $69.88 | $145,360 | # 1 |

Mathematician Salary in Maryland | $63.53 | $132,140 | # 2 |

Mathematician Salary in District of Columbia | $56.79 | $118,130 | # 3 |

Mathematician Salary in New Mexico | $52.17 | $108,510 | # 4 |

Mathematician Salary in California | $56.75 | $118,040 | # 5 |

Mathematician Salary in Virginia | $54.14 | $112,610 | # 6 |

Mathematician Salary in Massachusetts | $53.38 | $111,030 | # 7 |

Mathematician Salary in Rhode Island | $48.95 | $101,820 | # 8 |

Mathematician Salary in Ohio | $45.02 | $93,650 | # 9 |

Mathematician Salary in Florida | $45.22 | $94,050 | # 10 |

Mathematician Salary in Michigan | $40.82 | $84,900 | # 11 |

Mathematician Salary in Texas | $25.91 | $53,900 | # 12 |

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