# Math Schools In Nevada

There are 3 accredited math schools in Nevada for faculty who teach math classes to choose from. The trends in Nevada's math academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in math includes math training at the following levels:

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# Professional Trends

## Nevada Vs. National Math Employment

Nevada | 40 |

National | 95,960 |

Of all of the math professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Nevada.

## Employment Growth for Math professionals In Nevada

300 | 0 | 30 | 0 | 40 |

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

In Nevada, the field of math is shrinking. There were 260 less math professionals working in Nevada in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Nevada, this field has shrunk by 87% in four years. This is faster 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 Nevada

$47,530 | $69,500 | $62,460 | $71,160 | $69,730 |

$45,390 | $46,413 | $47,635 | $49,555 | $51,254 |

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 Nevada. The mean salary for math professionals in 2006 was $47,530 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $69,730 per year.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Nevada

10th percentile |
$43,900 |

25th percentile |
$47,880 |

50th percentile |
$60,620 |

75th percentile |
$81,010 |

90th percentile |
$125,700 |

This represents a growth in salaries of 32%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 186% 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 Nevada.

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

Accounting |
$47,603 |

Math |
$69,730 |

Physics |
$151,590 |

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

# Educational Trends

## Math programs available for each degree type for all schools in Nevada

associate |
1 |

bachelor |
4 |

master |
2 |

doctor |
1 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 8 |

As the number of math professionals is decreasing in Nevada state, the number of students graduating from the 3 accredited math schools in Nevada state is decreasing. In 2006, 84 students graduated from math courses in Nevada. And in 2010, 64 students graduated.

This represents a 24% decrease in the number of math degree or certificate school graduates in Nevada state. A majority of these graduates, or 50%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in math.