Best Job in the US: Mathematician

January 14, 2009


You might be saying: WHAT?

Yes, based on a Wall Street Journal report, Mathematicians have the best jobs. Based on the report, they have the best job because they work in better conditions that other occupations on the list and have a pretty good median annual income of $94,160.

The jobs in second and third positions, actuary and statistician respectively, are also branches of mathematics. Software Engineer and Computer Systems Analyst, which are in the fifth and sixth positions respectively on the list, are applications of math.

Teachers and Parents: you can use this to encourage your students and children to study for mathematics related professions if they like and are good in math.

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