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Below are just a few of the statistics related to STEM careers:
- STEM jobs are projected to grow 8.8% between 2017 and 2029.
- Software development employment, in particular, is projected to grow 22%.
- Employment in STEM occupations has grown 79% since 1990.
- The average median hourly wage for STEM jobs is $38.85.
- The median annual wage of STEM occupations in 2020 was $89,780, while the median annual wage for non-STEM occupations came in at $40,020.
- The US is placed 30th of 64 countries in math, and 11th in science.
- Only 20% of US high school graduates are prepared for college-level coursework in STEM majors.
( The Bureau of Labor Statistics, April 2021)