#
Math Schools

In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The city of Philadelphia has 8 schools where math faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in math in the city of Philadelphia, which encompasses math training at the following levels:

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

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Math Employment

Philadelphia | 1,510 |

Pennsylvania | 5,090 |

Exactly 1,510 of Pennsylvania's 5,090 math professionals work in Philadelphia. There has been a 3% growth in the number of math professionals in Philadelphia between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of math professionals in Philadelphia has increased, overall employment in Philadelphia has also increased.

## Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Math employment growth

4,860 | 4,950 | 4,820 | 4,570 | 5,090 |

1,470 | 1,440 | 1,450 | 1,450 | 1,510 |

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

- Grey: Pennsylvania
- Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$67,845 | $76,110 | $83,545 | $82,185 | $82,995 |

$43,010 | $44,460 | $46,450 | $48,340 | $49,280 |

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

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

As the number of math professionals in Philadelphia has grown, salaries for math professionals have also increased. In 2010 Philadelphia math professionals earned an average yearly salary of $82,995. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for math professionals in Philadelphia was $67,845 per year. The growth in the salary of math professionals in Philadelphia is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Philadelphia

10th percentile |
$49,120 |

25th percentile |
$60,165 |

50th percentile |
$77,135 |

75th percentile |
$99,860 |

90th percentile |
$123,240 |

Philadelphia math professionals earn a median yearly salary of $77,135. The difference in pay between the math professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 151%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $49,120 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $123,240 per year.

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

Accounting |
$51,170 |

Liberal Arts |
$67,370 |

Math |
$82,995 |

Physics |
$99,590 |

Philadelphia math professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Philadelphia

Many of Philadelphia's math professionals are graduates of one of the 8 accredited math schools in the city.

## Math Programs Offered In Philadelphia

associate |
1 |

bachelor |
10 |

master |
6 |

doctor |
5 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 22 |

Philadelphia's math schools offer 22 math degree and certificate programs.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Philadelphia

associate |
3 |

bachelor |
93 |

master |
31 |

doctor |
24 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 151 |

Approximately 151 students graduated from math courses in 2010.