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**Title:** Mathematician

**Definition:**

Mathematicians find patterns, and then capture and explore those patterns in mathematical language: functions and equations. The precise language of mathematics allows its users to discover new and useful things about the natural and constructed world in which we live.

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Wikipedia: Mathematics

Science Buddies - Mathematician

**Education Program:** Undergraduate programs

• MUN - Mathematics & Statistics

**First Credential:** Bachelors degree

**Salary Range:** Canada (2015): Low: $46,393. Median: $70,588.

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Payscale: Mathematician

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**Professional Associations:** CA Industrial & Applied Mathematics Society; CA Mathematical Society
; Society for Industrial & Applied Mathematics

**Other Resources:** Math at Work; Resources for Women in Mathematics

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