The average salary for a mathematician in California is around $118,210 per year.
Mathematicians earn an average yearly salary of $118,210.
Wages typically start from $72,550 and go up to $161,640.
50% above national average Updated in 2021
Mathematician earnings by seniority
Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.
Mathematician salary by state
|State Name||Average Salary|
|District of Columbia||$135,030|
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.
|Animal scientist salary||$192K|
|Atmospheric scientist salary||$115K|
|Nanotechnology engineer salary||$110K|
|Materials scientist salary||$100K|
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)