# Math Schools

In Providence, Rhode Island

In Providence, there are 3 math schools where math faculty can find employment. The trends in Providence'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
- PhD degree in Math

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Providence Vs. Rhode Island Math Employment

Providence | 290 |

Rhode Island | 270 |

Exactly 290 of Rhode Island's 270 math professionals work in Providence. The number of math professionals in Providence has grown by 867% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for math professionals in Providence has increased, overall employment in Providence has also increased.

## Providence Vs. Rhode Island Math employment growth

No data | 430 | 400 | 350 | 270 |

30 | 370 | 360 | 300 | 290 |

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

- Grey: Rhode Island
- Dark Yellow: Providence

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Providence

$66,000 | $77,145 | $81,290 | $85,130 | $81,985 |

$39,780 | $41,330 | $42,720 | $43,600 | $44,970 |

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

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

In Providence, salaries for math professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $81,985 per year was earned by math professionals in Providence. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for math professionals in Providence was $66,000 per year. The growth in the salary of math professionals in Providence is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Providence

10th percentile |
$46,095 |

25th percentile |
$57,245 |

50th percentile |
$73,715 |

75th percentile |
$98,825 |

90th percentile |
$92,320 |

Providence math professionals earn a median yearly salary of $73,715. The difference in pay between the math professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 100%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $46,095 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $92,320 per year.

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

Accounting |
$45,613 |

Liberal Arts |
$79,510 |

Math |
$81,985 |

Physics |
$120,690 |

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

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Providence

Many of Providence's math professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited math schools in the city.

## Math Programs Offered In Providence

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
5 |

master |
3 |

doctor |
2 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 10 |

Providence's math schools offer 10 math degree and certificate programs.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Providence

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
85 |

master |
32 |

doctor |
15 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 132 |

In 2010 approximately 132 students completed math courses.