# Careers Paths and Salaries

Students with mathematics or statistics majors can pursue careers as an:

- Actuarial analyst
- Data analyst
- Educator
- Financial analyst
- Forensic accountant
- Mathematician
- Operations research analyst
- Statistician
- Researcher

## Mean Starting Salaries in Applied Mathematics

Degree | Mean Starting Salary |
---|---|

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) | $58,554 |

Master of Science (M.S.) | $111,110 |

(Source: National Association of Colleges and Employers, Class of 2015, and Bureau of Labor Statistics)