#
Math Schools

In Durham, North Carolina

In Durham, there are 2 math schools where math faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the math academic community in Durham, and the future trends. Academia in math includes math training at the following levels:

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

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Durham Vs. North Carolina Math Employment

Durham | 780 |

North Carolina | 3,520 |

Exactly 780 of the 3,520 math professionals employed in North Carolina, work in Durham. There has been a 81% growth in the number of math professionals in Durham between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of math professionals in Durham has increased, overall employment in Durham has also increased.

## Durham Vs. North Carolina Math employment growth

2,750 | 2,790 | 3,020 | 3,170 | 3,520 |

430 | 440 | 630 | 580 | 780 |

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

- Grey: North Carolina
- Dark Yellow: Durham

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Durham

$75,330 | $71,385 | $79,870 | $88,220 | $99,350 |

$45,170 | $46,540 | $48,830 | $50,480 | $53,220 |

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

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

As the number of math professionals in Durham has grown, salaries for math professionals have also increased. In 2010 Durham math professionals earned an average yearly salary of $99,350. Four years earlier in 2006, math professionals in Durham made an average salary of $75,330 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Durham.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Durham

10th percentile |
$53,685 |

25th percentile |
$67,610 |

50th percentile |
$94,435 |

75th percentile |
$125,125 |

90th percentile |
$130,620 |

Durham math professionals earn a median yearly salary of $94,435. The 10% of math professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $53,685 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 143% higher salaries.

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

Physics |
$0 |

Accounting |
$50,276 |

Liberal Arts |
$87,870 |

Math |
$99,350 |

On average math professionals in Durham earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Durham.

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Durham

There are 2 accredited math schools in the city. Many of Durham's math professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

## Math Programs Offered In Durham

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
3 |

master |
3 |

doctor |
2 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 8 |

Durham's math schools offer 8 math degree and certificate programs.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Durham

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
37 |

master |
9 |

doctor |
7 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 53 |

In 2010 approximately 53 students completed math courses.