#
Math Schools

In Worcester, Massachusetts

In Worcester, there are 5 math 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 Worcester, which encompasses math training at the following levels:

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

## Statistics

# Professional Trends

## Worcester Vs. Massachusetts Math Employment

Worcester | 70 |

Massachusetts | 3,420 |

Exactly 70 of the 3,420 math professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Worcester. The number of math professionals in Worcester has shrunk by 42% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of math professionals in Worcester has decreased, overall employment in Worcester has increased.

## Worcester Vs. Massachusetts Math employment growth

3,100 | 3,370 | 3,090 | 2,880 | 3,420 |

120 | 100 | 70 | 90 | 70 |

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

- Grey: Massachusetts
- Dark Yellow: Worcester

## Math VS. All professions salaries in Worcester

$74,480 | $75,400 | $84,630 | $81,005 | $87,180 |

$42,280 | $43,440 | $45,490 | $46,790 | $48,080 |

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

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

In Worcester, salaries for math professionals have increased. Worcester math professionals made $87,180 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for math professionals in Worcester was $74,480 per year. The growth in the salary of math professionals in Worcester is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

## Salary percentiles for Math professionals in Worcester

10th percentile |
$61,100 |

25th percentile |
$71,610 |

50th percentile |
$83,050 |

75th percentile |
$103,410 |

90th percentile |
$125,070 |

Worcester math professionals earn a median yearly salary of $83,050. The difference in pay between the math professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 105%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $61,100 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $125,070 per year.

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

Accounting |
$50,072 |

Liberal Arts |
$66,450 |

Math |
$87,180 |

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

# Educational Trends

## Math schools in Worcester

Many of Worcester's math professionals are graduates of one of the 5 accredited math schools in the city.

## Math Programs Offered In Worcester

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
6 |

master |
5 |

doctor |
1 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 12 |

Worcester's math schools offer 12 math degree and certificate programs.

## Student Completed Math Degrees In Worcester

associate |
0 |

bachelor |
77 |

master |
21 |

doctor |
2 |

Certificate |
0 |

Total | 100 |

Approximately 100 students graduated from math courses in 2010.