#
Math Schools

In Seattle, Washington

Math faculty can choose to work at one of 3 math schools in Seattle. The trends in Seattle's math academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes math training at the following levels:

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

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Seattle Vs. Washington Math Employment

Seattle | 720 |

Washington | 1,650 |

Exactly 720 of Washington State's 1,650 math professionals work in Seattle. Between 2006 and 2010, in Seattle, there has been a 20% decline in the number of math professionals. Overall employment in Seattle has increased.

## Seattle Vs. Washington Math employment growth

1,770 | 1,600 | 1,640 | 1,740 | 1,650 |

900 | 830 | 800 | 800 | 720 |

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

- Grey: Washington
- Dark Yellow: Seattle

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Seattle

$70,145 | $73,365 | $75,940 | $75,425 | $80,230 |

$47,730 | $49,890 | $51,680 | $53,240 | $54,610 |

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

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

In Seattle, salaries for math professionals have increased. In 2010 math professionals in Seattle reportedly earned an average salary of $80,230 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for math professionals in Seattle was $70,145 per year. The growth in the salary of math professionals in Seattle is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Seattle

10th percentile |
$44,985 |

25th percentile |
$56,490 |

50th percentile |
$73,445 |

75th percentile |
$100,585 |

90th percentile |
$124,790 |

Math professionals make a median salary of $73,445 per year in Seattle. The 10% of math professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,985 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 177% higher salaries.

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

Accounting |
$50,485 |

Liberal Arts |
$58,280 |

Math |
$80,230 |

Physics |
$113,730 |

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

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Seattle

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

## Math Programs Offered In Seattle

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
7 |

master |
3 |

doctor |
3 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 13 |

There are a total of 13 degree and certificate programs in math offered by Seattle's math schools.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Seattle

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
165 |

master |
48 |

doctor |
35 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 248 |

Approximately 248 students completed math courses in 2010.