The average salary for a mathematician in Illinois is around $103,220 per year.

#### Avg Salary

Mathematicians earn an average yearly salary of **$103,220**.

Wages typically start from **$56,560** and go up to **$188,373**.

67% above national average Updated in 2018

## 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 8% more than similar careers in Illinois. On average, they make less than biochemists but more than molecular biologists.

Career | Median Salary |
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Biochemist salary | $95K |

Mathematician salary | $103K |

Physicist salary | $111K |

Materials scientist salary | $95K |

Food science technologist salary | $85K |

Molecular biologist salary | $81K |

Source: *CareerExplorer (Aggregated)*