#
Math Schools

In Athens, Alabama

In Athens, there is only one math school where math faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in math in the city of Athens, which encompasses math training at the math bachelors degree level.

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Athens Vs. Alabama Math Employment

Athens | 220 |

Alabama | 1,200 |

Exactly 220 of the 1,200 math professionals employed in Alabama, work in Athens. There has been a 100% growth in the number of math professionals in Athens between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Athens has decreased.

## Athens Vs. Alabama Math employment growth

1,030 | 960 | 1,120 | 1,110 | 1,200 |

110 | 120 | 140 | 210 | 220 |

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

- Grey: Alabama
- Dark Yellow: Athens

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$69,733 | $77,250 | $76,347 | $65,590 | $56,015 |

$41,270 | $43,260 | $44,540 | $46,220 | $48,080 |

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

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

As the number of math professionals in Athens has grown, salaries for math professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $56,015 per year was earned by math professionals in Athens. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for math professionals in Athens was $69,733 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Athens.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Athens

10th percentile |
$35,085 |

25th percentile |
$39,030 |

50th percentile |
$49,995 |

75th percentile |
$68,750 |

90th percentile |
$90,015 |

Math professionals make a median salary of $49,995 per year in Athens. The difference in pay between the math professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 157%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,085 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,015 per year.

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

Liberal Arts |
$37,000 |

Accounting |
$47,583 |

Math |
$56,015 |

Physics |
$104,600 |

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

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Athens

Many of Athens' math professionals are graduates of the only accredited math school in the city.

## Math Programs Offered In Athens

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
1 |

master |
0 |

doctor |
0 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 1 |

Athens' math school offers one math degree and certificate program.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Athens

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
23 |

master |
0 |

doctor |
0 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 23 |

In 2010 approximately 23 students completed math courses.