# Math Schools In Connecticut

Connecticut has 18 accredited math schools where math faculty who teach math classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of math and math training in Connecticut, which includes math training at the following levels:

- Math Certificate
- Associates degree in Math
- Bachelors degree in Math
- Masters degree in Math
- PhD degree in Math

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## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Connecticut Vs. National Math Employment

Connecticut | 1,920 |

National | 95,960 |

Approximately 2% of the country's math professionals work in Connecticut state.

## Employment Growth for Math professionals In Connecticut

1,700 | 1,750 | 1,680 | 1,840 | 1,920 |

2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 |
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- Yellow: Actual Values

In Connecticut, math is a growing field. In 2010 there were 220 more math professionals working in Connecticut than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of math has grown by 13% in Connecticut. This growth is slower than the change in the number of math professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of math professionals has grown by 15% from 2006 to 2010.

## Math VS. All Professions salaries in Connecticut

$81,135 | $86,653 | $83,190 | $86,625 | $86,973 |

$49,084 | $50,735 | $51,943 | $53,614 | $54,947 |

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

As the number of math professionals is growing, the salaries paid to math professionals are increasing in Connecticut. In 2006 math professionals made a mean salary of $81,135 per year, and in 2010 they made $86,973 per year.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Connecticut

10th percentile |
$50,520 |

25th percentile |
$64,207 |

50th percentile |
$81,243 |

75th percentile |
$107,330 |

90th percentile |
$132,943 |

Thus, math professionals' salaries grew by 7% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Connecticut state, within the field of math, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid math professionals earn 163% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

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

Accounting |
$50,887 |

Liberal Arts |
$72,110 |

Math |
$86,973 |

Physics |
$124,340 |

In Connecticut, math professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

# Educational Trends

## Math programs available for each degree type for all schools in Connecticut

associate |
1 |

bachelor |
22 |

master |
11 |

doctor |
6 |

Certificate |
5 |

Total | 45 |

The number of students graduating from the 18 accredited math schools in Connecticut is decreasing. In 2006, 349 students graduated from math courses in Connecticut. And in 2010, 308 students graduated.

This represents a 12% decrease in the number of math degree or certificate school graduates in Connecticut state. 49% of these graduates received an bachelor's degree in math.