Mathematicians Salary in Sector of Manufacturing

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

Average Annual Salary of Mathematicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$62,600
25th Percentile Wage
$85,680
50th Percentile Wage
$114,220
75th Percentile Wage
$145,430
90th Percentile Wage
$168,770

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mathematicians 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) mathematicians is $168,770. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $114,220. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid mathematicians is $62,600.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$114,220
-0.84% -2.31%
2016
$115,180
0.36% -
2015
$114,770
-6.01% -
2014
$121,670
2.73% -
2013
$118,350
1.26% -
2012
$116,860
- -

Compare Mathematicians Salary in Different Industries within the Manufacturing Sector

The average salaries of mathematicians in four 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 mathematicians occupations is the transportation equipment manufacturing industry with an annual salary $133,470. The lowest paying industry is the other miscellaneous manufacturing industry (annual salary $74,510). For detailed mathematicians salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Transportation Equipment Manufacturing
$133,470
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing
$133,470
Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$74,510
Other Miscellaneous Manufacturing
$74,510

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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