Mathematical Science Occupations Salary in Sector of Finance and Insurance

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

Average Annual Salary of Mathematical Science Occupations

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,080
25th Percentile Wage
$62,180
50th Percentile Wage
$83,790
75th Percentile Wage
$112,270
90th Percentile Wage
$149,800

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for mathematical science occupations in the industry sector of finance and insurance. 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 $149,800. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $83,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid mathematical science occupations is $48,080.

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 finance and insurance from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201683,7901.47%7.12%
201582,5602.07%-
201480,8501.98%-
201379,2501.80%-
201277,820--

Compare Mathematical Science Occupations Salary in Different Industries within the Finance and Insurance Sector

The average salaries of mathematical science occupations in 19 industries in the finance and insurance 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 insurance and employee benefit funds industry with an annual salary $103,020. The lowest paying industry is the other investment pools and funds industry (annual salary $65,450). For detailed mathematical science occupations salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Insurance and Employee Benefit Funds
$103,020
Insurance Agencies and Brokerages
$95,950
Funds, Trusts, and Other Financial Vehicles
$92,200
Securities and Commodity Contracts Intermediation and Brokerage
$92,150
Direct Insurance (except Life, Health, and Medical) Carriers
$89,830
Securities, Commodity Contracts, and Other Financial Investments and Related Activities
$88,590
Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities
$86,780
Insurance Carriers and Related Activities
$86,090
Insurance Carriers
$85,950
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank
$84,200
Monetary Authorities-Central Bank
$84,200
Other Financial Investment Activities
$83,270
Nondepository Credit Intermediation
$82,240
Other Insurance Related Activities
$80,850
Credit Intermediation and Related Activities
$74,970
Activities Related to Credit Intermediation
$71,520
Depository Credit Intermediation
$70,430
Other Nondepository Credit Intermediation
$69,710
Other Investment Pools and Funds
$65,450

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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