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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:


  1. Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus

    1500 S Ave K, Portales, New Mexico 88130

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. New Mexico Highlands University

    University Ave, Las Vegas, New Mexico 87701

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. New Mexico Junior College

    5317 Lovington Hwy, Hobbs, New Mexico 88240

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology

    801 Leroy Place, Socorro, New Mexico 87801

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. University of New Mexico-Main Campus

    1700 Lomas Blvd NE, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87106

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. New Mexico State University-Main Campus

    2850 Weddell Street, Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003-8001

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. Western New Mexico University

    1000 W. College Ave, Silver City, New Mexico 88061

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



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
  • 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
  • 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

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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

Liberal Arts

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


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.

Math Faculty Salaries in New Mexico

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