Fire Science Schools
In La Grande, Oregon

Fire Science faculty can choose to work at only one fire science school in La Grande. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in fire science in the city of La Grande, which encompasses fire science training at the fire science bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

La Grande Vs. Oregon Fire Science Employment

La Grande 70
Oregon 2,150

Exactly 70 of Oregon's 2,150 fire science professionals work in La Grande. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of fire science professionals in La Grande has grown by 75%. As the number of fire science professionals in La Grande has increased, overall employment in La Grande has also increased.

La Grande Vs. Oregon Fire Science employment growth

1,670 1,880 2,110 2,220 2,150
40 40 50 No data 70
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oregon
  • Dark Yellow: La Grande

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in La Grande

$63,910 $72,000 $54,280 No data $49,650
$32,850 $34,310 $35,260 No data $36,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in La Grande
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in La Grande

As the number of fire science professionals in La Grande has grown, salaries for fire science professionals have decreased. La Grande fire science professionals made $49,650 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, fire science professionals in La Grande made an average salary of $63,910 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in La Grande.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in La Grande

10th percentile
$28,990
25th percentile
$36,565
50th percentile
$49,565
75th percentile
$64,525
90th percentile
$73,735

Fire science professionals in La Grande make a median yearly salary of $49,565. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,990 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $73,735 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in La Grande

Criminal Justice
$41,875
Fire Science
$49,650
Forestry
$54,070
Construction Management
$56,430
Public Administration
$91,305

La Grande 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 La Grande

1

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

Fire Science Programs Offered In La Grande

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

La Grande's fire science school offers one fire science degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In La Grande

associate
0
bachelor
10
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total10

Approximately 10 students completed fire science courses in 2010.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in La Grande, Oregon

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