# Math Schools In Washington DC

In Washington DC, there are 8 accredited schools where math classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the math academic community in Washington DC, and the future trends in math training at the following levels:

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## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Washington DC Vs. National Math Employment

Washington DC | 1,450 |

National | 95,960 |

Of all of the math professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Washington DC.

## Employment Growth for Math professionals In Washington DC

1,290 | 1,330 | 1,280 | 1,370 | 1,450 |

2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 |
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- Yellow: Actual Values

In Washington DC, math is a growing field. In 2010 there were 160 more math professionals working in Washington DC than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of math professionals has grown by 12%. This is slower than the trend for math professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of math professionals has grown by 15% between 2006 and 2010.

## Math VS. All Professions salaries in Washington DC

$84,675 | $88,613 | $93,570 | $94,910 | $101,170 |

$54,015 | $56,773 | $59,398 | $60,217 | $61,344 |

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

The amount earned by math professionals is increasing in Washington DC. The mean salary for math professionals in 2006 was $84,675 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $101,170 per year.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Washington DC

10th percentile |
$56,330 |

25th percentile |
$79,730 |

50th percentile |
$97,598 |

75th percentile |
$123,312 |

90th percentile |
$144,868 |

Thus, math professionals' salaries grew by 16% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 157% pay differential between the highest paid math professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of math in Washington DC.

## Average Salaries for Math professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Accounting |
$58,880 |

Liberal Arts |
$67,490 |

Math |
$101,170 |

Physics |
$121,650 |

Math professionals in Washington DC earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

# Educational Trends

## Math programs available for each degree type for all schools in Washington DC

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
13 |

master |
8 |

doctor |
3 |

Certificate |
1 |

Total | 25 |

As the number of math professionals is increasing in Washington DC state, the number of students graduating from the 8 accredited math schools in Washington DC state is also increasing. In 2006, 94 students graduated from math courses in Washington DC. And in 2010, 131 students graduated.

Thus there was a 39% percent increase in the number of math school degree or certificate graduates in Washington DC. Most of these graduates, or 52%, earned an bachelor's degree in math.