#
Math Schools

In Houghton, Michigan

In Houghton, there is only one math school where math faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of math and math education in Houghton, which includes math training at the following levels:

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

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Houghton Vs. Michigan Math Employment

Houghton | 60 |

Michigan | 2,640 |

Exactly 60 of the 2,640 math professionals employed in Michigan, work in Houghton. Between 2006 and 2010, in Houghton, there has been a 20% growth in the number of math professionals. As the employment for math professionals in Houghton has increased, overall employment in Houghton has also increased.

## Houghton Vs. Michigan Math employment growth

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

50 | 70 | 110 | No data | 60 |

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

- Grey: Michigan
- Dark Yellow: Houghton

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Houghton

$52,700 | $58,550 | $70,180 | No data | $85,770 |

$32,880 | $33,590 | $34,910 | No data | $36,380 |

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

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

As the number of math professionals in Houghton has grown, salaries for math professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $85,770 per year was earned by math professionals in Houghton. Math professionals in Houghton made a yearly average salary of $52,700, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of math professionals in Houghton is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Houghton

10th percentile |
$61,020 |

25th percentile |
$73,150 |

50th percentile |
$83,340 |

75th percentile |
$99,760 |

90th percentile |
$119,560 |

Houghton math professionals earn a median yearly salary of $83,340. The 10% of math professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $61,020 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $119,560 per year.

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

Accounting |
$34,280 |

Liberal Arts |
$73,880 |

Math |
$85,770 |

Math professional salaries in Houghton are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Houghton

Many of Houghton's math professionals are graduates of the only accredited math school in the city.

## Math Programs Offered In Houghton

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
1 |

master |
1 |

doctor |
1 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 3 |

Houghton's math schools offer 3 math degree and certificate programs.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Houghton

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
15 |

master |
4 |

doctor |
2 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 21 |

Approximately 21 students graduated from math courses in 2010.