Fire Science Schools
In Pasadena, California

Fire Science faculty can choose to work at only one fire science school in Pasadena. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of fire science and fire science education in Pasadena, which includes fire science training at the following levels:

  • Fire Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Fire Science


Professional Trends

Pasadena Vs. California Fire Science Employment

Pasadena 2,860
California 14,860

Exactly 2,860 of California's 14,860 fire science professionals work in Pasadena. Between 2006 and 2010, in Pasadena, there has been a 28% growth in the number of fire science professionals. Overall employment in Pasadena has also increased.

Pasadena 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: Pasadena

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Pasadena

$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 Pasadena
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pasadena

In Pasadena, salaries for fire science professionals have increased. In 2010 Pasadena fire science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $65,830. The average salary for fire science professionals in Pasadena was $55,685 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Pasadena.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Pasadena

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Pasadena fire science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $66,220. 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 Pasadena

Criminal Justice
Fire Science
Construction Management
Public Administration

Pasadena 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 Pasadena


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Pasadena


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

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Pasadena


Approximately 3 students graduated from fire science courses in 2010.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Pasadena, California

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