Mathematician Salary in the United States

How much does a Mathematician make in the United States? The average Mathematician salary in the United States is $80,251 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $62,146 and $94,442. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Mathematician solves scientific and engineering problems. Applies mathematical theories to new areas of scientific investigation. Being a Mathematician develops and tests formulas to distribute to engineers for use. Provides mathematical support to engineering and/or product teams. Additionally, Mathematician requires a bachelor's degree in a related area or in a related area. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals to perform a variety of tasks. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. To be a Mathematician typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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    Mathematician

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Mathematician, Sr.

    4 - 7 years experience
    Master's Degree

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