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
$53,240
25th Percentile Wage
$69,130
50th Percentile Wage
$91,960
75th Percentile Wage
$118,620
90th Percentile Wage
$146,870

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 $146,870. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $91,960. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid mathematical science occupations is $53,240.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of mathematical science occupations in the industry sector of manufacturing from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201691,9602.03%12.27%
201590,0902.36%-
201487,9605.62%-
201383,0202.82%-
201280,680--

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

The average salaries of mathematical science occupations in 41 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 converted paper product manufacturing industry with an annual salary $107,230. 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
Converted Paper Product Manufacturing
$107,230
Engine, Turbine, and Power Transmission Equipment Manufacturing
$102,250
Machinery Manufacturing
$101,410
Computer and Peripheral Equipment Manufacturing
$101,380
Paper Manufacturing
$100,690
Pharmaceutical and Medicine Manufacturing
$98,680
Computer and Electronic Product Manufacturing
$97,660
Chemical Manufacturing
$96,420
Motor Vehicle Manufacturing
$95,420
Navigational, Measuring, Electromedical, and Control Instruments Manufacturing
$94,450
Basic Chemical Manufacturing
$94,390
Medical Equipment and Supplies Manufacturing
$92,820
Cutlery and Handtool Manufacturing
$92,460
Ship and Boat Building
$91,720
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$90,390
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$90,300
Other Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$88,570
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$88,200
Pulp, Paper, and Paperboard Mills
$84,190
Soap, Cleaning Compound, and Toilet Preparation Manufacturing
$84,160
Agriculture, Construction, and Mining Machinery Manufacturing
$83,760
Primary Metal Manufacturing
$83,640
Semiconductor and Other Electronic Component Manufacturing
$82,880
Electrical Equipment Manufacturing
$78,980
Fabricated Metal Product Manufacturing
$77,770
Electrical Equipment, Appliance, and Component Manufacturing
$76,780
Commercial and Service Industry Machinery Manufacturing
$76,600
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
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$73,000
Plastics and Rubber Products Manufacturing
$72,320
Other Chemical Product and Preparation Manufacturing
$71,270
Forging and Stamping
$68,950
Motor Vehicle Body and Trailer Manufacturing
$67,600
Motor Vehicle Parts Manufacturing
$67,110
Office Furniture (including Fixtures) Manufacturing
$63,540
Printing and Related Support Activities
$60,200
Printing and Related Support Activities
$60,200
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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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