Fire Science Schools
In Fall River, Massachusetts

In Fall River, there is only one fire science school where fire science faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of fire science and fire science education in Fall River, which includes fire science training at the following levels:

  • Fire Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Fire Science


Professional Trends

Fall River Vs. Massachusetts Fire Science Employment

Fall River 480
Massachusetts 5,030

Of the 5,030 fire science professionals employed in Massachusetts, 480 work in Fall River. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of fire science professionals in Fall River has grown by 153%. As the number of fire science professionals in Fall River has increased, overall employment in Fall River has also increased.

Fall River Vs. Massachusetts Fire Science employment growth

4,100 5,000 5,350 5,660 5,030
190 1,170 1,070 530 480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Fall River

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Fall River

$54,778 $57,180 $60,365 $61,355 $62,130
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Fall River
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fall River

In Fall River, salaries for fire science professionals have increased. In 2010 Fall River fire science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $62,130. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for fire science professionals in Fall River was $54,778 per year. The growth in the salary of fire science professionals in Fall River is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Fall River

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Fire science professionals make a median salary of $59,035 per year in Fall River. The difference in pay between the fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 89%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,810 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $84,858 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Fall River

Criminal Justice
Fire Science
Construction Management
Public Administration

On average fire science professional salaries in Fall River are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Fall River


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Fall River


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in fire science offered by Fall River's fire science schools.

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Fall River


Approximately 20 students graduated from fire science courses in 2010.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Fall River, Massachusetts

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