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Mathematicians in New Jersey

Is New Jersey a good place for you to work as a Mathematician?

37.5% Jobs Projection
$111,910 Median Salary
30 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Mathematicians in New Jersey are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Mathematicians in New Jersey is growing faster than average.

  • Mathematicians in New Jersey earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Mathematicians Work in New Jersey?

In New Jersey, there were 270 people working as Mathematicians in the year 2018.

There were 230 Mathematicians employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 40 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Mathematicians in NJ Employment Trend

The typical state has 75 Mathematicians working in it, which means New Jersey has more Mathematicians than average.

Mathematicians in NJ vs. the Average State

Job Projections for New Jersey

Jobs for Mathematicians in this state are growing at a rate of 37.5% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 29.0%.

Job Projections for Mathematicians: Nation vs. NJ

New Jersey Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 30 annual Mathematicians job openings in New Jersey, and 330 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 300 annual jobs and 4,000 total jobs in 2026.

What do Mathematicians Make in New Jersey?

In 2018 wages for Mathematicians ranged from $67,060 to $164,390 with $111,910 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $32.24 to $79.03. The median hourly rate was $53.8.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $53.6 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $0.20.

The median salary in New Jersey is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Mathematicians Earnings: NJ vs. National Average

Top New Jersey Metros for Mathematicians

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Mathematicians.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 160 $94,390
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 90 $110,550
Trenton, NJ 30 n/a

Top States for Mathematicians Employment

View the list below to see where most Mathematicians work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 530 $99,080
Virginia 440 $123,160
New Jersey 270 $111,910
Maryland 180 $118,410
Texas 150 $0
Florida 90 $92,310
Colorado 80 $103,100
New Mexico 70 $105,780
Rhode Island 70 $79,660
Illinois 50 $104,050
District of Columbia 50 $126,280
Pennsylvania 50 $68,890
Ohio 40 $85,120
Nevada 40 $69,350

Below are the states where Mathematicians get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $126,280
Virginia $123,160
Washington $119,860
Maryland $118,410
New Jersey $111,910
New Mexico $105,780
Illinois $104,050
Colorado $103,100
California $99,080
Florida $92,310

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