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Mathematicians in New Mexico

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33.3% Jobs Projection
$105,780 Median Salary
10 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Mathematicians Work in New Mexico?

70 people worked as Mathematicians in 2018 in this state.

There were 60 Mathematicians employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 10 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


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


Job Projections for New Mexico

Jobs for Mathematicians in this state are growing at a rate of 33.3% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 29.0%.


New Mexico Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 10 annual Mathematicians job openings in New Mexico, and 80 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 Mexico?

In 2018 wages for Mathematicians ranged from $61,430 to $153,360 with $105,780 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $29.53 to $73.73. The median hourly rate was $50.86.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $51.93 an hour.

The hourly rate declined by $1.07.

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


Top New Mexico Metros for Mathematicians

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

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Albuquerque, NM 50 $105,790

Top States for Mathematicians Employment

The table below shows the states 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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