Mathematician earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Mathematician salary by state

State Name Average Salary
California $99,080
Colorado $103,100
District of Columbia $126,280
Florida $92,310
Illinois $103,220
Maryland $118,410
New Jersey $111,910
New Mexico $105,780
Nevada $69,350
New York $82,030
Ohio $85,120
Pennsylvania $76,250
Rhode Island $79,660
Texas $53,620
Virginia $123,160
Washington $119,860

How do mathematician salaries compare to similar careers?

Mathematicians earn about the same as related careers in California. On average, they make less than astronomers but more than geologists.

Career Median Salary
Astronomer salary $118K
Nanotechnology engineer salary $107K
Geospatial information scientist salary $98K
Atmospheric scientist salary $101K
Biochemist salary $90K
Mathematician salary $99K
Statistician salary $92K
Biostatistician salary $92K
Hydrologist salary $95K
Geologist salary $93K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)