#
Math Schools

In Portland, Maine

The city of Portland has only one school where math faculty can find employment. The trends in Portland's 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

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Portland Vs. Maine Math Employment

Portland | 90 |

Maine | 470 |

Exactly 90 of the 470 math professionals employed in Maine, work in Portland. Between 2006 and 2010, in Portland, there has been a 80% growth in the number of math professionals. As the employment for math professionals in Portland has increased, overall employment in Portland has also increased.

## Portland Vs. Maine Math employment growth

240 | 240 | 480 | 480 | 470 |

50 | 60 | 80 | 90 | 90 |

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

- Grey: Maine
- Dark Yellow: Portland

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Portland

$51,720 | $55,470 | $53,265 | $57,205 | $64,960 |

$38,320 | $39,800 | $40,830 | $41,620 | $42,670 |

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

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

Salaries for math professionals in Portland have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $64,960 per year was earned by math professionals in Portland. The average salary for math professionals in Portland was $51,720 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of math professionals in Portland is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Portland

10th percentile |
$38,070 |

25th percentile |
$43,840 |

50th percentile |
$50,910 |

75th percentile |
$87,050 |

90th percentile |
$110,600 |

Math professionals make a median salary of $50,910 per year in Portland. The 10% of math professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,070 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 191% higher salaries.

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

Liberal Arts |
$0 |

Accounting |
$41,442 |

Math |
$64,960 |

On average math professional salaries in Portland are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Portland

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

## Math Programs Offered In Portland

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
1 |

master |
1 |

doctor |
0 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 2 |

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in math offered by Portland's math schools.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Portland

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
8 |

master |
4 |

doctor |
0 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 12 |

Approximately 12 students completed math courses in 2010.