Mathematicians (15-2021)

Occupation description:  Conduct research in fundamental mathematics or in application of mathematical techniques to science, management, and other fields. Solve problems in various fields using mathematical methods.

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Employment and Job Openings   (click here for the 10-year forecast)

  Employment Average annual openings
  2016 estimate2026 projectionPercent change Labor force exitsOccupation transfersTotal
Alaska n/an/an/a n/an/an/a
United States 3,1004,000 29.7100 200390

Job outlook

  • Alaska: The job outlook for Alaska is not available.


2017 Wages

  Mean Wage Wage by Percentile
  Mean10th25th Median75th90th
United States 50.3325.4133.90 49.5262.2577.84

Labor Force Indicators

2016 ALEXsys Employment Data
Number of registrants 6
Number of job position postings 0
Ratio of registrants to job position postings 0.0

Typical Entry-level Education, Experience, and/or On-the-job Training

Education: Master's degree Work experience: None On-the-job training: None

Training Resources

 Degree
University of Alaska Anchorage   (Anchorage)
Mathematics BA
Mathematics BS

 Degree
University of Alaska Fairbanks   (Fairbanks)
Mathematics BA
Mathematics BS
Mathematics MAT
Mathematics MS
Mathematics PHD

 Degree
University of Alaska Southeast, Juneau   (Juneau)
Mathematics BLA
Mathematics BS
Mathematics GCRT