# Math Schools

In Amherst, Massachusetts

The city of Amherst has 3 schools where math faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the math academic community in Amherst, and the future trends. Academia in math includes math training at the following levels:

- Bachelors degree in Math
- Masters degree in Math
- PhD degree in Math

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Amherst Vs. Massachusetts Math Employment

Amherst | 70 |

Massachusetts | 3,420 |

Exactly 70 of Massachusetts' 3,420 math professionals work in Amherst. Overall employment in Amherst has also increased.

## Amherst Vs. Massachusetts Math employment growth

3,100 | 3,370 | 3,090 | 2,880 | 3,420 |

No data | No data | No data | No data | 70 |

2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 |
---|

- Grey: Massachusetts
- Dark Yellow: Amherst

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Amherst

No data | No data | No data | No data | $86,460 |

$41,780 | $43,600 | $47,470 | No data | $49,180 |

2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 |
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- Light Blue: Math in Amherst
- Dark Yellow: All Professions in Amherst

In 2010 an average salary of $86,460 per year was earned by math professionals in Amherst. The growth in the salary of math professionals in Amherst is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Amherst

10th percentile |
$46,330 |

25th percentile |
$52,650 |

50th percentile |
$84,980 |

75th percentile |
$107,530 |

90th percentile |
$136,260 |

Math professionals in Amherst earn a median salary of $84,980 per year. The difference in pay between the math professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 194%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $46,330 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $136,260 per year.

## Average Salaries for Math professionals and related professions in Amherst

Accounting |
$51,550 |

Math |
$86,460 |

Liberal Arts |
$96,270 |

Math professional salaries in Amherst are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Amherst

Many of Amherst's math professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited math schools in the city.

## Math Programs Offered In Amherst

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
3 |

master |
2 |

doctor |
1 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 6 |

There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in math offered by Amherst's math schools.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Amherst

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
74 |

master |
22 |

doctor |
5 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 101 |

In 2010 approximately 101 students completed math courses.