#
Math Schools

In Lexington, Virginia

Math faculty can choose to work at one of 2 math schools in Lexington. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in math in the city of Lexington, which encompasses math training at the math bachelors degree level.

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Lexington Vs. Virginia Math Employment

Lexington | 60 |

Virginia | 2,810 |

Exactly 60 of the 2,810 math professionals employed in Virginia, work in Lexington. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of math professionals in Lexington has shrunk by 14%. As the employment for math professionals in Lexington has decreased, overall employment in Lexington has increased.

## Lexington Vs. Virginia Math employment growth

2,730 | 3,030 | 3,080 | 2,640 | 2,810 |

70 | 70 | 60 | No data | 60 |

2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 |
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- Grey: Virginia
- Dark Yellow: Lexington

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Lexington

$69,250 | $66,760 | $58,130 | No data | $54,540 |

$31,580 | $32,660 | $33,980 | No data | $35,410 |

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

As the number of math professionals in Lexington has shrunk, salaries for math professionals have also decreased. Lexington math professionals made $54,540 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for math professionals in Lexington was $69,250 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of math professionals in Lexington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Lexington

10th percentile |
$29,500 |

25th percentile |
$35,140 |

50th percentile |
$50,180 |

75th percentile |
$65,410 |

90th percentile |
$90,080 |

Lexington math professionals earn a median yearly salary of $50,180. The difference in pay between the math professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 205%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,500 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,080 per year.

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

Accounting |
$34,914 |

Liberal Arts |
$51,490 |

Math |
$54,540 |

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

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Lexington

There are 2 accredited math schools in the city. Many of Lexington's math professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

## Math Programs Offered In Lexington

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
2 |

master |
0 |

doctor |
0 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 2 |

Lexington's math schools offer 2 math degree and certificate programs.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Lexington

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
25 |

master |
0 |

doctor |
0 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 25 |

In 2010 approximately 25 students graduated from math courses.