Mathematical Science Occupations Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

The salary statistics of mathematical science occupations in the industry sector of manufacturing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare mathematical science occupations salaries in different industries within the manufacturing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Mathematical Science Occupations

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,850
25th Percentile Wage
$69,110
50th Percentile Wage
$91,670
75th Percentile Wage
$116,480
90th Percentile Wage
$141,280

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mathematical science occupations in the industry sector of manufacturing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) mathematical science occupations is $141,280. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $91,670. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid mathematical science occupations is $52,850.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of mathematical science occupations in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$91,670
-0.32% 11.99%
2016
$91,960
2.03% -
2015
$90,090
2.36% -
2014
$87,960
5.62% -
2013
$83,020
2.82% -
2012
$80,680
- -

Compare Mathematical Science Occupations Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of mathematical science occupations in 61 industries in the manufacturing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for mathematical science occupations occupations is the engine, turbine, and power transmission equipment manufacturing industry with an annual salary $102,250. The lowest paying industry is the iron and steel mills and ferroalloy manufacturing industry (annual salary $56,530). For detailed mathematical science occupations salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
$102,250
Machinery Manufacturing
$101,870
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing
$101,780
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
$98,420
Paper Manufacturing
$97,810
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$97,750
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing
$97,750
Chemical Manufacturing
$95,680
Chemical Manufacturing
$95,620
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing
$95,420
Communications Equipment Manufacturing
$95,390
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$94,740
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$94,720
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
$94,390
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
$93,690
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$93,610
Metalworking Machinery Manufacturing
$93,300
Other Food Manufacturing
$92,610
Cutlery and Handtool Manufacturing
$92,460
Primary Metal Manufacturing
$91,840
Ventilation, Heating, Air-Conditioning, and Commercial Refrigeration Equipment Manufacturing
$91,820
Other Electrical Equipment and Component Manufacturing
$91,540
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$91,540
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$89,170
Paint, Coating, and Adhesive Manufacturing
$88,730
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$88,570
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
$86,670
Plastics Product Manufacturing
$86,060
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills
$84,190
Soap, Cleaning Compound, and Toilet Preparation Manufacturing
$84,160
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
$83,760
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
$83,140
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
$82,740
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$82,520
Nonmetallic Mineral Product Manufacturing
$82,320
Chemical Manufacturing
$81,860
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
$79,730
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
$78,980
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$78,910
Sugar and Confectionery Product Manufacturing
$77,920
Ship and Boat Building
$77,910
Dairy Product Manufacturing
$77,830
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
$77,240
Furniture and Related Product Manufacturing
$76,090
Resin, Synthetic Rubber, and Artificial Synthetic Fibers and Filaments Manufacturing
$75,380
Nonferrous Metal (except Aluminum) Production and Processing
$75,020
Other General Purpose Machinery Manufacturing
$74,940
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
$74,360
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$73,780
Food Manufacturing
$73,340
Audio and Video Equipment Manufacturing
$73,150
Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing
$71,270
Rubber Product Manufacturing
$69,410
Forging and Stamping
$68,950
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing
$67,600
Hardware Manufacturing
$66,170
Office Furniture (including Fixtures) Manufacturing
$63,540
Grain and Oilseed Milling
$61,880
Printing and Related Support Activities
$60,580
Printing and Related Support Activities
$60,580
Iron and Steel Mills and Ferroalloy Manufacturing
$56,530

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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