Fire Science Schools
In Jacksonville, Florida

Fire Science faculty can choose to work at only one fire science school in Jacksonville. The trends in Jacksonville's fire science academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes fire science training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Fire Science
  • Bachelors degree in Fire Science


Professional Trends

Jacksonville Vs. Florida Fire Science Employment

Jacksonville 1,180
Florida 12,430

Exactly 1,180 of Florida's 12,430 fire science professionals work in Jacksonville. Between 2006 and 2010, in Jacksonville, there has been a 84% growth in the number of fire science professionals. As the employment for fire science professionals in Jacksonville has increased, overall employment in Jacksonville has also increased.

Jacksonville Vs. Florida Fire Science employment growth

9,790 11,240 10,610 12,000 12,430
640 700 660 1,020 1,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Jacksonville

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Jacksonville

$45,480 $54,967 $58,437 $56,165 $49,183
$36,480 $37,690 $39,090 $39,460 $41,030
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Jacksonville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jacksonville

In Jacksonville, salaries for fire science professionals have increased. Jacksonville fire science professionals made $49,183 per year, on average, in 2010. Fire science professionals in Jacksonville made a yearly average salary of $45,480, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Jacksonville.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Jacksonville

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Fire science professionals make a median salary of $48,203 per year in Jacksonville. The difference in pay between the fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 131%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,523 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $70,557 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Jacksonville

Criminal Justice
Fire Science
Construction Management
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Jacksonville


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Jacksonville


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in fire science offered by Jacksonville's fire science schools.

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Jacksonville


Approximately 8 students graduated from fire science courses in 2010.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Jacksonville, Florida

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