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
$43,130
25th Percentile Wage
$58,200
50th Percentile Wage
$80,390
75th Percentile Wage
$105,100
90th Percentile Wage
$130,980

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 $130,980. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $80,390. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid mathematical science occupations is $43,130.

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 information from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201680,3900.11%4.15%
201580,3001.28%-
201479,2702.30%-
201377,4500.52%-
201277,050--

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

The average salaries of mathematical science occupations in twelve 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 $27,320). 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
$90,440
Other Telecommunications
$88,670
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$86,630
Software Publishers
$85,440
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$84,760
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$82,820
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$76,350
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$76,350
Other Information Services
$75,100
Other Information Services
$75,100
Newspaper Publishers
$27,320

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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