The salary statistics of miscellaneous mathematical science occupations are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of miscellaneous mathematical science occupations within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The miscellaneous mathematical science occupations annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$28,550|
|25th Percentile Wage||$36,160|
|50th Percentile Wage||$57,890|
|75th Percentile Wage||$92,470|
|90th Percentile Wage||$165,290|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous mathematical science occupations. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) miscellaneous mathematical science occupations is $165,290. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $57,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,550. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 478% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of miscellaneous mathematical science occupations from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of miscellaneous mathematical science occupations in 7 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for miscellaneous mathematical science occupations is the wholesale trade sector with an annual salary $93,620. The lowest paying sector is the federal, state, and local government sector (annual salary $41,200).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Wholesale Trade|| |
|Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Finance and Insurance|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
From the above tables we note that not only miscellaneous mathematical science occupations salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of miscellaneous mathematical science occupations in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $33,360 to $178,910. The highest paying state for miscellaneous mathematical science occupations is Massachusetts with a median annual salary of $178,910. The lowest paying state is Florida with a median annual salary of $33,360. For more salary information of miscellaneous mathematical science profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|New York|| |
|New Jersey|| |