Fire Science Schools
In Albuquerque, New Mexico

There is only one fire science school in Albuquerque for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in fire science in the city of Albuquerque, which encompasses fire science training at the fire science associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Albuquerque Vs. New Mexico Fire Science Employment

Albuquerque 400
New Mexico 970

Exactly 400 of New Mexico's 970 fire science professionals work in Albuquerque. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of fire science professionals in Albuquerque has grown by 43%. Overall employment in Albuquerque has also increased.

Albuquerque Vs. New Mexico Fire Science employment growth

1,150 980 940 1,070 970
280 560 450 520 400
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Albuquerque

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Albuquerque

$47,863 $52,233 $54,020 $53,278 $59,050
$35,960 $37,350 $38,800 $40,170 $41,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Albuquerque
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Albuquerque

In Albuquerque, salaries for fire science professionals have increased. In 2010 Albuquerque fire science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $59,050. Fire science professionals in Albuquerque made a yearly average salary of $47,863, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of fire science professionals in Albuquerque is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Albuquerque

10th percentile
$37,217
25th percentile
$46,930
50th percentile
$57,783
75th percentile
$70,690
90th percentile
$83,327

Fire science professionals in Albuquerque earn a median salary of $57,783 per year. The difference in pay between the fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 124%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,217 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $83,327 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Albuquerque

Criminal Justice
$47,004
Construction Management
$57,272
Fire Science
$59,050
Forestry
$59,343
Public Administration
$98,017

Fire science professional salaries in Albuquerque are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Albuquerque

1

There is only one accredited fire science school in the city. Many of Albuquerque's fire science professionals are graduates of this school.

Fire Science Programs Offered In Albuquerque

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Albuquerque's fire science school offers one fire science degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Albuquerque

associate
19
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total19

Approximately 19 students completed fire science courses in 2010.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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