Fire Science Schools
In Joliet, Illinois

The city of Joliet has only one 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 Joliet, 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

Joliet Vs. Illinois Fire Science Employment

Joliet 5,430
Illinois 7,180

Of the 7,180 fire science professionals employed in Illinois, 5,430 work in Joliet. Between 2006 and 2010, in Joliet, there has been a 91% growth in the number of fire science professionals. As the number of fire science professionals in Joliet has increased, overall employment in Joliet has also increased.

Joliet Vs. Illinois Fire Science employment growth

4,110 4,390 3,870 7,120 7,180
2,840 3,180 5,250 5,520 5,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Joliet

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Joliet

$63,155 $68,148 $74,320 $77,705 $76,050
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Joliet
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Joliet

Salaries for fire science professionals in Joliet have increased. Joliet fire science professionals made $76,050 per year, on average, in 2010. Fire science professionals in Joliet made a yearly average salary of $63,155, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Joliet.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Joliet

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Joliet fire science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $77,982. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,735 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 102% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Joliet

Criminal Justice
Construction Management
Fire Science
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Joliet


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Joliet


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

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Joliet


Approximately 23 students completed fire science courses in 2010.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Joliet, Illinois

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