Fire Science Schools
In Long Beach, California

The city of Long Beach has only one school where fire science faculty can find employment. The trends in Long Beach'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:

  • Fire Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Fire Science


Statistics

Professional Trends

Long Beach Vs. California Fire Science Employment

Long Beach 2,860
California 14,860

Exactly 2,860 of California's 14,860 fire science professionals work in Long Beach. There has been a 28% growth in the number of fire science professionals in Long Beach between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Long Beach has also increased.

Long Beach 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: Long Beach

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Long Beach

$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 Long Beach
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Long Beach

Salaries for fire science professionals in Long Beach have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $65,830 per year was earned by fire science professionals in Long Beach. Four years earlier in 2006, fire science professionals in Long Beach made an average salary of $55,685 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Long Beach.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Long Beach

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

Fire science professionals in Long Beach make a median yearly salary of $66,220. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,185 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $89,005 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Long Beach

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 Long Beach earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Long Beach.

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Long Beach

1

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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Long Beach

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

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

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Long Beach

associate
20
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
11
Total31

In 2010 approximately 31 students graduated from fire science courses.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Long Beach, California

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