#
Math Schools

In Detroit, Michigan

In Detroit, there are 3 math schools where math faculty can find employment. The trends in Detroit'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

## Detroit Vs. Michigan Math Employment

Detroit | 270 |

Michigan | 2,640 |

Of the 2,640 math professionals employed in Michigan, 270 work in Detroit. Between 2006 and 2010, in Detroit, there has been a 35% growth in the number of math professionals. As the employment for math professionals in Detroit has increased, overall employment in Detroit has also increased.

## Detroit Vs. Michigan Math employment growth

2,710 | 3,120 | 3,080 | 2,730 | 2,640 |

200 | 270 | 360 | 310 | 270 |

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

- Grey: Michigan
- Dark Yellow: Detroit

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$60,380 | $50,120 | $67,320 | $70,230 | $78,820 |

$46,670 | $47,590 | $46,920 | $46,900 | $47,530 |

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

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

In Detroit, salaries for math professionals have increased. In 2010 math professionals in Detroit reportedly earned an average salary of $78,820 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for math professionals in Detroit was $60,380 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Detroit.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Detroit

10th percentile |
$47,785 |

25th percentile |
$62,115 |

50th percentile |
$76,195 |

75th percentile |
$95,485 |

90th percentile |
$115,215 |

Math professionals make a median salary of $76,195 per year in Detroit. The 10% of math professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $47,785 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 141% higher salaries.

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

Accounting |
$43,572 |

Liberal Arts |
$68,430 |

Math |
$78,820 |

Physics |
$99,790 |

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

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Detroit

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

## Math Programs Offered In Detroit

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
3 |

master |
3 |

doctor |
1 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 7 |

Detroit's math schools offer 7 math degree and certificate programs.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Detroit

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
21 |

master |
21 |

doctor |
3 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 45 |

Approximately 45 students completed math courses in 2010.