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Mathematicians in Pennsylvania

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25.0% Jobs Projection
$68,890 Median Salary
10 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Mathematicians Work in Pennsylvania?

There were approximately 50 workers employed as Mathematicians in this state in 2018.

The typical state has 75 Mathematicians working in it, which means Pennsylvania has fewer Mathematicians than average.

Mathematicians in PA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Pennsylvania

Jobs for Mathematicians in this state are growing at a rate of 25.0% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 29.0%.

Job Projections for Mathematicians: Nation vs. PA

Pennsylvania Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 10 annual job openings, and a total of 100 jobs for Pennsylvania Mathematicians in 2026.

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

What do Mathematicians Make in Pennsylvania?

In 2018 wages for Mathematicians ranged from $50,260 to $108,190 with $68,890 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $24.16 to $52.01. The median hourly rate was $33.12.

The median salary in Pennsylvania is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Mathematicians Earnings: PA vs. National Average

Top Pennsylvania 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

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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