Fire Science Schools
In Monterey, California

In Monterey, there is only one fire science school where fire science faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of fire science and fire science education in Monterey, which includes fire science training at the following levels:

  • Fire Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Fire Science


Statistics

Professional Trends

Monterey Vs. California Fire Science Employment

Monterey 160
California 14,860

Exactly 160 of the 14,860 fire science professionals employed in California, work in Monterey. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of fire science professionals in Monterey has grown by 14%. Overall employment in Monterey has decreased.

Monterey Vs. California Fire Science employment growth

15,450 17,100 17,500 15,980 14,860
140 130 110 110 160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Monterey

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Monterey

$73,830 $72,390 $65,960 $66,770 $61,883
$37,940 $39,850 $41,370 $42,950 $42,860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Monterey
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Monterey

As the number of fire science professionals in Monterey has grown, salaries for fire science professionals have decreased. In 2010 fire science professionals in Monterey reportedly earned an average salary of $61,883 per year. Fire science professionals in Monterey made a yearly average salary of $73,830, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of fire science professionals in Monterey is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Monterey

10th percentile
$40,030
25th percentile
$44,527
50th percentile
$51,210
75th percentile
$75,587
90th percentile
$102,123

Fire science professionals in Monterey make a median yearly salary of $51,210. The difference in pay between the fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 155%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,030 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $102,123 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Monterey

Forestry
$47,627
Criminal Justice
$60,357
Fire Science
$61,883
Construction Management
$72,360
Public Administration
$99,593

Monterey 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 Monterey

1

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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Monterey

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

Monterey's fire science schools offer 2 fire science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Monterey

associate
7
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total10

Approximately 10 students graduated from fire science courses in 2010.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Monterey, California

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