Fire Science Schools
In Jersey City, New Jersey

Fire Science faculty can choose to work at only one fire science school in Jersey City. The trends in Jersey City's fire science academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes fire science training at the fire science bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Fire Science Employment

Jersey City 4,120
New Jersey 5,560

Exactly 4,120 of the 5,560 fire science professionals employed in New Jersey, work in Jersey City. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of fire science professionals in Jersey City has grown by 57%. As the employment for fire science professionals in Jersey City has increased, overall employment in Jersey City has also increased.

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Fire Science employment growth

5,250 4,840 5,090 5,380 5,560
2,620 3,710 6,740 4,030 4,120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Jersey City

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Jersey City

$59,135 $56,493 $65,383 $61,047 $73,278
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Jersey City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jersey City

As the number of fire science professionals in Jersey City has grown, salaries for fire science professionals have also increased. In 2010 fire science professionals in Jersey City reportedly earned an average salary of $73,278 per year. Fire science professionals in Jersey City made a yearly average salary of $59,135, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Jersey City.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Jersey City

10th percentile
$51,422
25th percentile
$59,088
50th percentile
$69,440
75th percentile
$87,498
90th percentile
$104,398

Fire science professionals in Jersey City make a median yearly salary of $69,440. The difference in pay between the fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 103%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $51,422 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $104,398 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Jersey City

Criminal Justice
$55,605
Fire Science
$73,278
Construction Management
$84,798
Forestry
$100,320
Public Administration
$115,508

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Jersey City

1

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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Jersey City

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Jersey City

associate
0
bachelor
22
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total22

In 2010 approximately 22 students completed fire science courses.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Jersey City, New Jersey

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