#
Math Schools

In Fairfax, Virginia

In Fairfax, there is only one math school where math faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the math academic community in Fairfax, and the future trends. Academia in math includes math training at the following levels:

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

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Fairfax Vs. Virginia Math Employment

Fairfax | 4,170 |

Virginia | 2,810 |

Exactly 4,170 of Virginia's 2,810 math professionals work in Fairfax. Between 2006 and 2010, in Fairfax, there has been a 3% growth in the number of math professionals. As the number of math professionals in Fairfax has increased, overall employment in Fairfax has also increased.

## Fairfax Vs. Virginia Math employment growth

2,730 | 3,030 | 3,080 | 2,640 | 2,810 |

4,050 | 4,280 | 4,030 | 4,000 | 4,170 |

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

- Grey: Virginia
- Dark Yellow: Fairfax

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Fairfax

$82,190 | $86,200 | $92,133 | $93,493 | $98,323 |

$52,980 | $54,840 | $57,620 | $60,090 | $62,300 |

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

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

In Fairfax, salaries for math professionals have increased. Fairfax math professionals made $98,323 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for math professionals in Fairfax was $82,190 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Fairfax.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Fairfax

10th percentile |
$53,947 |

25th percentile |
$74,983 |

50th percentile |
$96,713 |

75th percentile |
$120,777 |

90th percentile |
$123,100 |

Fairfax math professionals earn a median yearly salary of $96,713. The 10% of math professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $53,947 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $123,100 per year.

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

Accounting |
$56,202 |

Liberal Arts |
$66,270 |

Math |
$98,323 |

Physics |
$122,220 |

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

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Fairfax

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

## Math Programs Offered In Fairfax

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
2 |

master |
3 |

doctor |
3 |

Certificate |
3 |

Total | 11 |

There are a total of 11 degree and certificate programs in math offered by Fairfax's math schools.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Fairfax

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
29 |

master |
27 |

doctor |
10 |

Certificate |
7 |

Total | 73 |

Approximately 73 students graduated from math courses in 2010.