Fire Science Schools
In Lancaster, California

Fire Science faculty can choose to work at only one fire science school in Lancaster. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in fire science in the city of Lancaster, which encompasses fire science training at the following levels:

  • Fire Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Fire Science


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lancaster Vs. California Fire Science Employment

Lancaster 2,860
California 14,860

Exactly 2,860 of the 14,860 fire science professionals employed in California, work in Lancaster. The number of fire science professionals in Lancaster has grown by 28% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Lancaster has also increased.

Lancaster Vs. California Fire Science employment growth

15,450 17,100 17,500 15,980 14,860
2,240 2,750 5,240 3,340 2,860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Lancaster

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Lancaster

$55,685 $69,237 $72,823 $76,463 $65,830
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Lancaster
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lancaster

As the number of fire science professionals in Lancaster has grown, salaries for fire science professionals have also increased. Lancaster fire science professionals made $65,830 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for fire science professionals in Lancaster was $55,685 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Lancaster.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Lancaster

10th percentile
$42,185
25th percentile
$54,190
50th percentile
$66,220
75th percentile
$78,295
90th percentile
$89,005

Fire science professionals in Lancaster earn a median salary of $66,220 per year. The difference in pay between the fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 111%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,185 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $89,005 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Lancaster

Criminal Justice
$46,337
Forestry
$50,485
Fire Science
$65,830
Construction Management
$78,310
Public Administration
$117,033

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Lancaster

1

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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Lancaster

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total4

There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in fire science offered by Lancaster's fire science schools.

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Lancaster

associate
14
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
42
Total56

Approximately 56 students graduated from fire science courses in 2010.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Lancaster, California

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