#
Math Schools

In Atlanta, Georgia

The city of Atlanta has 7 schools where math faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of math and math education in Atlanta, which includes math training at the following levels:

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

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Atlanta Vs. Georgia Math Employment

Atlanta | 1,050 |

Georgia | 2,480 |

Of the 2,480 math professionals employed in Georgia, 1,050 work in Atlanta. Between 2006 and 2010, in Atlanta, there has been a 38% growth in the number of math professionals. Overall employment in Atlanta has also increased.

## Atlanta Vs. Georgia Math employment growth

1,910 | 1,950 | 2,090 | 2,670 | 2,480 |

760 | 920 | 940 | 1,110 | 1,050 |

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

- Grey: Georgia
- Dark Yellow: Atlanta

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Atlanta

$68,790 | $69,005 | $70,940 | $75,780 | $75,615 |

$40,930 | $42,170 | $44,170 | $45,520 | $46,440 |

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

- Light Blue: Math in Atlanta
- Dark Yellow: All Professions in Atlanta

As the number of math professionals in Atlanta has grown, salaries for math professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $75,615 per year was earned by math professionals in Atlanta. Math professionals in Atlanta made a yearly average salary of $68,790, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Atlanta.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Atlanta

10th percentile |
$37,190 |

25th percentile |
$51,120 |

50th percentile |
$71,470 |

75th percentile |
$93,910 |

90th percentile |
$117,365 |

Math professionals in Atlanta earn a median salary of $71,470 per year. The 10% of math professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,190 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 216% higher salaries.

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

Accounting |
$49,582 |

Liberal Arts |
$57,510 |

Math |
$75,615 |

Physics |
$118,510 |

On average math professionals in Atlanta earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Atlanta.

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Atlanta

There are 7 accredited math schools in the city. Many of Atlanta's math professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

## Math Programs Offered In Atlanta

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
9 |

master |
3 |

doctor |
3 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 15 |

Atlanta's math schools offer 15 math degree and certificate programs.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Atlanta

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
95 |

master |
43 |

doctor |
19 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 157 |

Approximately 157 students completed math courses in 2010.