Fire Science Schools
In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

In Harrisburg, there is only one fire science school where fire science faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the fire science academic community in Harrisburg, and the future trends. Academia in fire science includes fire science training at the following levels:

  • Fire Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Fire Science


Professional Trends

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Fire Science Employment

Harrisburg 200
Pennsylvania 5,430

Exactly 200 of the 5,430 fire science professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Harrisburg. As the number of fire science professionals in Harrisburg has increased, overall employment in Harrisburg has also increased.

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Fire Science employment growth

4,410 4,490 5,060 4,940 5,430
No data 220 80 140 200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Harrisburg

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Harrisburg

$38,310 $49,830 $56,410 $58,167 $58,827
$37,850 $39,190 $40,700 $42,140 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Harrisburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Harrisburg

In Harrisburg, salaries for fire science professionals have increased. In 2010 fire science professionals in Harrisburg reportedly earned an average salary of $58,827 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for fire science professionals in Harrisburg was $38,310 per year. The growth in the salary of fire science professionals in Harrisburg is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Harrisburg

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Harrisburg fire science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $59,307. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,247 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $78,833 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Harrisburg

Criminal Justice
Construction Management
Fire Science
Public Administration

On average fire science professionals in Harrisburg earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Harrisburg.

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Harrisburg


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Harrisburg


There is one degree and certificate program in fire science offered by Harrisburg's fire science school.

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Harrisburg


Approximately 7 students graduated from fire science courses in 2010.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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