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Being a Mathematician is the Top Job in the U.S.

April 10, 2009

As reported recently in the Wall Street Journal, being a mathematician is considered the top job in a comparison of 200 occupations in the United States. In fact the top three jobs in the country, according to a survey conducted by, are (1) Mathematician, (2) Actuary, and (3) Statistician. For more information, click here.