Fire Science Schools
In Meridian, Mississippi

Fire Science faculty can choose to work at only one fire science school in Meridian. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the fire science academic community in Meridian, and the future trends. Academia in fire science includes fire science training at the fire science associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Meridian Vs. Mississippi Fire Science Employment

Meridian 60
Mississippi 1,310

Exactly 60 of Mississippi's 1,310 fire science professionals work in Meridian. As the employment for fire science professionals in Meridian has increased, overall employment in Meridian has decreased.

Meridian Vs. Mississippi Fire Science employment growth

1,770 1,710 1,650 1,360 1,310
No data 80 80 No data 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Meridian

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Meridian

$38,190 $31,715 $38,160 No data $34,135
$27,970 $29,800 $30,880 No data $31,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Meridian
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Meridian

Salaries for fire science professionals in Meridian have decreased. Meridian fire science professionals made $34,135 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for fire science professionals in Meridian was $38,190 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Meridian.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Meridian

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Fire science professionals in Meridian make a median yearly salary of $33,320. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $24,645 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $46,340 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Meridian

Criminal Justice
Fire Science
Construction Management
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Meridian


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Meridian


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

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Meridian


In 2010 approximately 2 students graduated from fire science courses.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Meridian, Mississippi

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