# Math Schools In New Mexico

In New Mexico, there are 7 accredited schools where math classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the math academic community in New Mexico, and the future trends in math training at the following levels:

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

## Schools

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## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## New Mexico Vs. National Math Employment

New Mexico | 360 |

National | 95,960 |

Of all of the math professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in New Mexico state.

## Employment Growth for Math professionals In New Mexico

630 | 760 | 420 | 470 | 360 |

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

In New Mexico, the field of math is shrinking. In New Mexico, 270 less math professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of math professionals has shrunk by 43%. This decline is faster than the national trend for math professionals which shows a 15% increase in the number of math professionals working around the nation.

## Math VS. All Professions salaries in New Mexico

$76,970 | $81,888 | $86,773 | $85,997 | $75,450 |

$40,511 | $43,009 | $44,801 | $46,220 | $46,794 |

2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 |
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- Light Blue: Math
- Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of math professionals is declining, the salaries paid to math professionals are decreasing in New Mexico. Math professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $76,970 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $75,450 in 2010.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in New Mexico

10th percentile |
$47,720 |

25th percentile |
$59,730 |

50th percentile |
$75,915 |

75th percentile |
$94,640 |

90th percentile |
$108,555 |

This represents a decline in salaries of 2%. State trends for all professions are quite different from this decline. In the state of New Mexico, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of math. The pay differential between the highest paid math professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 127%

## Average Salaries for Math professionals and related professions in New Mexico

Accounting |
$42,370 |

Liberal Arts |
$61,710 |

Math |
$75,450 |

Physics |
$93,630 |

In New Mexico, math professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

# Educational Trends

## Math programs available for each degree type for all schools in New Mexico

associate |
1 |

bachelor |
7 |

master |
6 |

doctor |
4 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 18 |

As the number of math professionals is decreasing in New Mexico state, the number of students graduating from the 7 accredited math schools in New Mexico state is decreasing. In 2006, 131 students graduated from math courses in New Mexico. And in 2010, 97 students graduated.

There was a decrease in the number of math school degree or certificate graduates in New Mexico by 26%. Most of these graduates, or 39%, earned an bachelor's degree in math.