Careers in Mathematics
Why Major in Mathematics?
Did you know the Average income of a graduate with a Mathematics degree is $75,000?
Here are a few of the top fields and how they rate.
Senior Software Engineer
Source: payscale.com (updated 9/11/19)
Source: affordablecollegesonline.org (2017 median income)
In a 2016 study that ranked 200 careers based on job environment, income, outlook, and stress, four of the top 10 jobs were directly related to math: data scientist (#1), statistician (#2), mathematician (#6), and actuary (#10).
Source: CareerCast Jobs Rated Report 2016: Ranking 200 Jobs
Department of Mathematics