How much does a Statistician make in the United States?

Average Statistician Yearly Salary in the United States

Statisticians earn an average yearly salary of $78,311. Salaries typically start from $42,500 and go up to $119,080.

Average Statistician Hourly Wage in the United States

Statisticians earn an average hourly wage of $37.65. Hourly wages typically start from $20.43 and go up to $57.25.

Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)

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

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Statisticians develop or apply mathematical or statistical theory and methods to collect, organize, interpret, and summarize numerical data to provide usable information. Statisticians may specialize in fields such as bio-statistics, agricultural statistics, business statistics, or economic statistics.

Top statistician salaries within industries (according to the BLS):

Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers - $110,220
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank - $106,900
Nondepository Credit Intermediation - $101,200
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) - $100,960
Navigational/Measuring/Electromedical & Control Instruments Mfg - $100,920

The highest statistician salary in metropolitan areas (according to the BLS):

San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA - $138,910
San Francisco-Redwood City-South San Francisco, CA - $119,460
Newark, NJ-PA Metropolitan Division - $113,250
Raleigh, NC - $111,620
Trenton, NJ - $109,850
San Diego-Carlsbad, CA - $109,290
New Haven, CT - $107,750
Framingham, MA NECTA Division - $107,150
Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ - $106,340
Kalamazoo-Portage, MI - $104,830

Employment Type Mix

73%
Full-Time
27%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

3.2
SCORE
161
RATINGS
Statisticians average a score of 3.2 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Statisticians in the 68th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Statistician Earnings by Seniority

Top End Statistician Earnings

The highest earning Statisticians in the United States earn:

$57.25
an hour
$119,079.7
per year
Senior Statistician Earnings

Senior Statisticians in the United States earn:

$46.06
an hour
$95,798.5
per year
Experienced Statistician Earnings

Experienced Statisticians in the United States earn:

$35.99
an hour
$74,867.3
per year
Junior Statistician Earnings

Junior Statisticians in the United States earn:

$27.05
an hour
$56,270.7
per year
Starting Statistician Earnings

Starting Statisticians in the United States earn:

$20.43
an hour
$42,499.6
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Statistician Salary Comparison

Statisticians earn more than 63% percent of similar careers in the United States.

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Source: Sokanu (Aggregated)

Statistician salary by state

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State Hourly Wage Annual Salary Rank
Statistician Salary in New Jersey $62.17 $129,320 # 1
Statistician Salary in Delaware $54.09 $112,500 # 2
Statistician Salary in Connecticut $52.43 $109,060 # 3
Statistician Salary in District of Columbia $50.33 $104,680 # 4
Statistician Salary in Maine $49.49 $102,940 # 5
Statistician Salary in North Carolina $49.28 $102,510 # 6
Statistician Salary in Maryland $48.70 $101,300 # 7
Statistician Salary in California $42.48 $88,350 # 8
Statistician Salary in Washington $42.30 $87,990 # 9
Statistician Salary in New York $42.10 $87,560 # 10
Statistician Salary in Georgia $41.40 $86,110 # 11
Statistician Salary in Alaska $41.35 $86,010 # 12
Statistician Salary in Nevada $41.28 $85,870 # 13
Statistician Salary in Michigan $41.27 $85,840 # 14
Statistician Salary in Ohio $41.12 $85,530 # 15
Statistician Salary in Massachusetts $40.92 $85,120 # 16
Statistician Salary in Utah $40.47 $84,180 # 17
Statistician Salary in Minnesota $40.41 $84,060 # 18
Statistician Salary in Idaho $39.65 $82,470 # 19
Statistician Salary in Wisconsin $39.52 $82,210 # 20
Statistician Salary in Rhode Island $39.38 $81,920 # 21
Statistician Salary in Colorado $39.36 $81,860 # 22
Statistician Salary in Virginia $39.32 $81,780 # 23
Statistician Salary in Illinois $39.15 $81,430 # 24
Statistician Salary in Kansas $38.61 $80,300 # 25
Statistician Salary in United States $37.65 $78,310.7 # 26
Statistician Salary in Texas $36.46 $75,830 # 27
Statistician Salary in West Virginia $36.31 $75,530 # 28
Statistician Salary in Arizona $35.81 $74,480 # 29
Statistician Salary in Oregon $35.32 $73,470 # 30
Statistician Salary in Pennsylvania $35.12 $73,040 # 31
Statistician Salary in Louisiana $34.72 $72,210 # 32
Statistician Salary in Kentucky $34.30 $71,340 # 33
Statistician Salary in New Hampshire $33.97 $70,660 # 34
Statistician Salary in South Carolina $33.71 $70,110 # 35
Statistician Salary in Missouri $33.69 $70,070 # 36
Statistician Salary in Montana $33.50 $69,690 # 37
Statistician Salary in Florida $33.26 $69,180 # 38
Statistician Salary in Iowa $33.09 $68,820 # 39
Statistician Salary in Tennessee $32.86 $68,350 # 40
Statistician Salary in Vermont $32.55 $67,700 # 41
Statistician Salary in Indiana $32.40 $67,400 # 42
Statistician Salary in North Dakota $31.61 $65,740 # 43
Statistician Salary in Hawaii $31.24 $64,970 # 44
Statistician Salary in New Mexico $31.10 $64,690 # 45
Statistician Salary in Mississippi $30.87 $64,210 # 46
Statistician Salary in Alabama $30.53 $63,500 # 47
Statistician Salary in Nebraska $30.41 $63,250 # 48
Statistician Salary in Arkansas $29.21 $60,760 # 49
Statistician Salary in Oklahoma $27.26 $56,710 # 50
Statistician Salary in Puerto Rico $18.12 $37,680 # 51