# Math Schools

In Big Rapids, Michigan

In Big Rapids, there is only one math school where math faculty can find employment. The trends in Big Rapids' math academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes math training at the math bachelors degree level.

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Big Rapids Vs. Michigan Math Employment

Big Rapids | 160 |

Michigan | 2,640 |

Of the 2,640 math professionals employed in Michigan, 160 work in Big Rapids. Between 2006 and 2010, in Big Rapids, there has been a 24% decline in the number of math professionals. As the employment for math professionals in Big Rapids has decreased, overall employment in Big Rapids has increased.

## Big Rapids Vs. Michigan Math employment growth

2,710 | 3,120 | 3,080 | 2,730 | 2,640 |

210 | 260 | 200 | No data | 160 |

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

- Grey: Michigan
- Dark Yellow: Big Rapids

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Big Rapids

$59,760 | $59,140 | $69,100 | No data | $86,650 |

$34,520 | $35,560 | $36,690 | No data | $37,370 |

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

As the number of math professionals in Big Rapids has shrunk, salaries for math professionals have increased. In 2010 Big Rapids math professionals earned an average yearly salary of $86,650. Math professionals in Big Rapids made a yearly average salary of $59,760, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of math professionals in Big Rapids is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Big Rapids

10th percentile |
$50,670 |

25th percentile |
$70,910 |

50th percentile |
$86,850 |

75th percentile |
$104,750 |

90th percentile |
$119,090 |

Math professionals make a median salary of $86,850 per year in Big Rapids. The 10% of math professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,670 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $119,090 per year.

## Average Salaries for Math professionals and related professions in Big Rapids

Accounting |
$42,875 |

Liberal Arts |
$69,810 |

Math |
$86,650 |

Big Rapids math professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Big Rapids

Many of Big Rapids' math professionals are graduates of the only accredited math school in the city.

## Math Programs Offered In Big Rapids

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
2 |

master |
0 |

doctor |
0 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 2 |

Big Rapids' math schools offer 2 math degree and certificate programs.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Big Rapids

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
12 |

master |
0 |

doctor |
0 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 12 |

Approximately 12 students completed math courses in 2010.