#
Math Schools

In Brookings, South Dakota

The city of Brookings has only one school where math faculty can find employment. The trends in Brookings' math academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes math training at the following levels:

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

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Brookings Vs. South Dakota Math Employment

Brookings | 80 |

South Dakota | 140 |

Of the 140 math professionals employed in South Dakota, 80 work in Brookings. Between 2006 and 2010, in Brookings, there has been a 33% growth in the number of math professionals. As the number of math professionals in Brookings has increased, overall employment in Brookings has decreased.

## Brookings Vs. South Dakota Math employment growth

130 | 140 | 130 | 150 | 140 |

60 | 70 | 70 | No data | 80 |

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

- Grey: South Dakota
- Dark Yellow: Brookings

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Brookings

$52,660 | $54,220 | $56,350 | No data | $61,490 |

$28,800 | $29,670 | $30,750 | No data | $32,640 |

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

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

In Brookings, salaries for math professionals have increased. In 2010 Brookings math professionals earned an average yearly salary of $61,490. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for math professionals in Brookings was $52,660 per year. The growth in the salary of math professionals in Brookings is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Brookings

10th percentile |
$38,810 |

25th percentile |
$46,550 |

50th percentile |
$59,160 |

75th percentile |
$75,420 |

90th percentile |
$90,170 |

Brookings math professionals earn a median yearly salary of $59,160. The 10% of math professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,810 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 132% higher salaries.

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

Accounting |
$31,946 |

Math |
$61,490 |

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

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Brookings

There is only one accredited math school in the city. Many of Brookings' math professionals are graduates of this school.

## Math Programs Offered In Brookings

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
1 |

master |
2 |

doctor |
1 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 4 |

Brookings' math schools offer 4 math degree and certificate programs.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Brookings

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
22 |

master |
5 |

doctor |
3 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 30 |

Approximately 30 students graduated from math courses in 2010.