#
Math Schools

In Columbia, South Carolina

The city of Columbia has 4 schools where math faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the math academic community in Columbia, and the future trends. Academia in math includes math training at the following levels:

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

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Columbia Vs. South Carolina Math Employment

Columbia | 240 |

South Carolina | 1,250 |

Of the 1,250 math professionals employed in South Carolina, 240 work in Columbia. The number of math professionals in Columbia has grown by 200% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Columbia has also increased.

## Columbia Vs. South Carolina Math employment growth

1,160 | 1,110 | 1,090 | 1,230 | 1,250 |

80 | 190 | 180 | 230 | 240 |

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

- Grey: South Carolina
- Dark Yellow: Columbia

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$48,200 | $60,960 | $61,390 | $64,800 | $64,400 |

$35,040 | $36,880 | $38,180 | $39,020 | $40,340 |

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

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

In Columbia, salaries for math professionals have increased. Columbia math professionals made $64,400 per year, on average, in 2010. Math professionals in Columbia made a yearly average salary of $48,200, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Columbia.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Columbia

10th percentile |
$40,135 |

25th percentile |
$49,470 |

50th percentile |
$63,030 |

75th percentile |
$77,180 |

90th percentile |
$93,225 |

Math professionals make a median salary of $63,030 per year in Columbia. The 10% of math professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,135 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 132% higher salaries.

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

Accounting |
$44,142 |

Liberal Arts |
$62,710 |

Math |
$64,400 |

Columbia math professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Columbia

There are 4 accredited math schools in the city. Many of Columbia's math professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

## Math Programs Offered In Columbia

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
5 |

master |
3 |

doctor |
2 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 10 |

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

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Columbia

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
58 |

master |
21 |

doctor |
9 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 88 |

In 2010 approximately 88 students graduated from math courses.