Mathematical Science Occupations Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Mathematical Science Occupations

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$47,180
25th Percentile Wage
$62,550
50th Percentile Wage
$84,720
75th Percentile Wage
$111,100
90th Percentile Wage
$140,110

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mathematical science occupations in the industry sector of information. 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 $140,110. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $84,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid mathematical science occupations is $47,180.

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 information from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$84,720
5.11% 9.05%
2016
$80,390
0.11% -
2015
$80,300
1.28% -
2014
$79,270
2.30% -
2013
$77,450
0.52% -
2012
$77,050
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Compare Mathematical Science Occupations Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of mathematical science occupations in 14 industries in the information 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 wireless telecommunications carriers (except satellite) industry with an annual salary $99,740. The lowest paying industry is the newspaper publishers industry (annual salary $52,060). For detailed mathematical science occupations salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$99,740
Telecommunications
$93,970
Other Telecommunications
$88,670
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$86,630
Other Information Services
$85,580
Other Information Services
$85,580
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$83,940
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$83,940
Software Publishers
$81,870
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$80,080
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$75,000
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$72,610
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$69,740
Newspaper Publishers
$52,060

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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