Fire Science Schools
In Great Bend, Kansas

There is only one fire science school in Great Bend for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the fire science academic community in Great Bend, and the future trends. Academia in fire science includes fire science training at the fire science associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Great Bend Vs. Kansas Fire Science Employment

Great Bend 230
Kansas 1,360

Exactly 230 of the 1,360 fire science professionals employed in Kansas, work in Great Bend. The number of fire science professionals in Great Bend has shrunk by 15% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Great Bend has increased.

Great Bend Vs. Kansas Fire Science employment growth

1,200 1,400 1,570 1,380 1,360
270 310 230 No data 230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Great Bend

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Great Bend

$42,208 $40,773 $46,843 No data $39,410
$29,550 $30,770 $31,550 No data $33,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Great Bend
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Great Bend

Salaries for fire science professionals in Great Bend have decreased. Great Bend fire science professionals made $39,410 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, fire science professionals in Great Bend made an average salary of $42,208 per year. The decline in the salary of fire science professionals in Great Bend is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Great Bend

10th percentile
$24,485
25th percentile
$31,440
50th percentile
$38,760
75th percentile
$46,270
90th percentile
$56,270

Fire science professionals make a median salary of $38,760 per year in Great Bend. The difference in pay between the fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 130%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $24,485 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $56,270 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Great Bend

Criminal Justice
$33,878
Fire Science
$39,410
Forestry
$53,700
Construction Management
$55,804
Public Administration
$128,790

Great Bend fire science professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Great Bend

1

Many of Great Bend's fire science professionals are graduates of the only accredited fire science school in the city.

Fire Science Programs Offered In Great Bend

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Great Bend

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

In 2010 approximately 2 students graduated from fire science courses.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Great Bend, Kansas

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