#
Math Schools

In Columbus, Mississippi

In Columbus, there is only one math school where math faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of math and math education in Columbus, which includes math training at the math bachelors degree level.

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Columbus Vs. Mississippi Math Employment

Columbus | 90 |

Mississippi | 550 |

Of the 550 math professionals employed in Mississippi, 90 work in Columbus. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of math professionals in Columbus has shrunk by 10%. As the number of math professionals in Columbus has decreased, overall employment in Columbus has increased.

## Columbus Vs. Mississippi Math employment growth

410 | 490 | 540 | 590 | 550 |

100 | 100 | 100 | No data | 90 |

2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 |
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- Grey: Mississippi
- Dark Yellow: Columbus

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Columbus

$51,080 | $61,500 | $64,040 | No data | $71,900 |

$29,460 | $30,890 | $32,370 | No data | $32,820 |

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

Salaries for math professionals in Columbus have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $71,900 per year was earned by math professionals in Columbus. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for math professionals in Columbus was $51,080 per year. The growth in the salary of math professionals in Columbus is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Columbus

10th percentile |
$32,640 |

25th percentile |
$44,690 |

50th percentile |
$62,600 |

75th percentile |
$79,810 |

90th percentile |
$135,420 |

Columbus math professionals earn a median yearly salary of $62,600. The 10% of math professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,640 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 315% higher salaries.

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

Accounting |
$32,210 |

Liberal Arts |
$53,490 |

Math |
$71,900 |

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

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Columbus

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

## Math Programs Offered In Columbus

No data at this time. |

There is one degree and certificate program in math offered by Columbus' math school.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Columbus

No data at this time. |