Mathematics (Teaching)

Careers

Job/Career Titles

  • Actuary*
  • Claims Analyst
  • College Dean
  • College/University Instructor*
  • Consumer Loan Specialist
  • Curriculum Development
  • Data Analyst
  • Economist*
  • Education Sales
  • Financial Analyst
  • Instructional Coordinator
  • Insurance Sales
  • K-12 Principal
  • K-12 Teacher
  • Mortgage Officer
  • Pricing Analyst
  • Private Instructor
  • Quantitative Analyst*
  • Researcher*
  • School Counselor
  • Statistician*
  • Test Preparation
  • Tutor
  • Underwriter

*Advanced education preferred

Employers

General Industry

  • Banks & Investment Firms
  • Computer & Data Processing Services
  • Insurance Companies
  • Manufacturing
  • Middle & High Schools
  • Security & Commodity Exchange
  • State & Federal Government
  • Universities & Colleges

Minnesota Employers

  • 3M
  • Emerson Process Management
  • ITT Educational Services, Inc.
  • Micro Edge
  • MN Public Schools
  • MN State Institutions
  • Northern Tier Energy
  • Nycor Search, Inc.
  • Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc.
  • Sylvan Learning Center
  • U.S. Bank
  • Wells Fargo

Salary and Outlook

Starting Salary Range:
$37,000-$57,000

May vary by career, company, location and experience

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Skills and Traits

  • Attention to detail
  • Communication skills
  • Computer skills
  • Creative
  • Critical thinking
  • Efficient
  • Instructional skills
  • Logical
  • Organizational skills
  • Passion for math
  • Patient
  • Problem solving
  • Public speaking
  • Solution oriented
  • Strong math skills