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.

Percentile Bracket | Average Annual Salary |
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10th Percentile Wage | |

25th Percentile Wage | |

50th Percentile Wage | |

75th Percentile Wage | |

90th Percentile Wage | |

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 $169,220. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $115,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid mathematicians is $62,910.

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

Year | Median Salary | Yearly Growth | 4-Year Growth |
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2016 | 115,180 | 0.36% | -1.46% |

2015 | 114,770 | -6.01% | - |

2014 | 121,670 | 2.73% | - |

2013 | 118,350 | 1.26% | - |

2012 | 116,860 | - | - |

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].