#
Math Schools

In Des Moines, Iowa

The city of Des Moines has 2 schools where math faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of math and math education in Des Moines, which includes math training at the math bachelors degree level.

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Des Moines Vs. Iowa Math Employment

Des Moines | 160 |

Iowa | 1,250 |

Exactly 160 of Iowa's 1,250 math professionals work in Des Moines. The number of math professionals in Des Moines has grown by 78% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Des Moines has also increased.

## Des Moines Vs. Iowa Math employment growth

1,100 | 1,170 | 1,160 | 1,250 | 1,250 |

90 | 140 | 130 | 150 | 160 |

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

- Grey: Iowa
- Dark Yellow: Des Moines

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Des Moines

$53,060 | $58,895 | $64,245 | $67,810 | $68,050 |

$38,230 | $39,530 | $40,840 | $42,120 | $43,100 |

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

- Light Blue: Math in Des Moines
- Dark Yellow: All Professions in Des Moines

Salaries for math professionals in Des Moines have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $68,050 per year was earned by math professionals in Des Moines. Math professionals in Des Moines made a yearly average salary of $53,060, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of math professionals in Des Moines is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Des Moines

10th percentile |
$39,695 |

25th percentile |
$45,070 |

50th percentile |
$66,400 |

75th percentile |
$81,440 |

90th percentile |
$109,815 |

Math professionals make a median salary of $66,400 per year in Des Moines. The 10% of math professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,695 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $109,815 per year.

## Average Salaries for Math professionals and related professions in Des Moines

Accounting |
$48,302 |

Liberal Arts |
$52,220 |

Math |
$68,050 |

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

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Des Moines

Many of Des Moines' math professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited math schools in the city.

## Math Programs Offered In Des Moines

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
2 |

master |
0 |

doctor |
0 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 2 |

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

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Des Moines

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
7 |

master |
0 |

doctor |
0 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 7 |

In 2010 approximately 7 students graduated from math courses.