#
Math Schools

In Jackson, Mississippi

There are 3 math schools in Jackson for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the math academic community in Jackson, and the future trends. Academia in math includes math training at the following levels:

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Jackson Vs. Mississippi Math Employment

Jackson | 170 |

Mississippi | 550 |

Exactly 170 of Mississippi's 550 math professionals work in Jackson. The number of math professionals in Jackson has grown by 31% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Jackson has also increased.

## Jackson Vs. Mississippi Math employment growth

410 | 490 | 540 | 590 | 550 |

130 | 120 | 130 | 150 | 170 |

2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 |
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- Grey: Mississippi
- Dark Yellow: Jackson

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Jackson

$49,110 | $49,490 | $54,020 | $55,550 | $53,460 |

$33,840 | $34,990 | $36,240 | $36,600 | $36,820 |

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

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

Salaries for math professionals in Jackson have increased. In 2010 Jackson math professionals earned an average yearly salary of $53,460. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for math professionals in Jackson was $49,110 per year. The growth in the salary of math professionals in Jackson is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Jackson

10th percentile |
$31,290 |

25th percentile |
$41,420 |

50th percentile |
$52,610 |

75th percentile |
$63,900 |

90th percentile |
$77,620 |

Math professionals make a median salary of $52,610 per year in Jackson. The difference in pay between the math professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 148%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $31,290 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $77,620 per year.

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

Accounting |
$40,810 |

Liberal Arts |
$48,300 |

Math |
$53,460 |

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

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Jackson

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

## Math Programs Offered In Jackson

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
3 |

master |
1 |

doctor |
0 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 4 |

There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in math offered by Jackson's math schools.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Jackson

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
11 |

master |
1 |

doctor |
0 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 12 |

Approximately 12 students graduated from math courses in 2010.