Mathematician earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Mathematician salary by state

State Name Average Salary
New York $98,280
Colorado $97,230
Indiana $92,570
Florida $86,300
Rhode Island $79,660
Nevada $76,690
Pennsylvania $76,250
Texas $53,620
District of Columbia $135,030
Virginia $124,220
Maryland $122,600
New Jersey $121,160
Washington $119,860
California $118,210
Illinois $109,620
Ohio $109,350
New Mexico $105,780

How do mathematician salaries compare to similar careers?

Mathematicians earn 12% less than similar careers in California. On average, they make less than animal scientists but more than materials scientists.

Career Median Salary
Animal scientist salary $192K
Astronomer salary $151K
Physicist salary $165K
Atmospheric scientist salary $115K
Nanotechnology engineer salary $110K
Mathematician salary $118K
Hydrologist salary $105K
Statistician salary $102K
Scientist salary $105K
Materials scientist salary $100K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)