Fire Science Schools
In Pittsburg, California

In Pittsburg, there is only one fire science school where fire science faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in fire science in the city of Pittsburg, which encompasses fire science training at the following levels:

  • Fire Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Fire Science


Professional Trends

Pittsburg Vs. California Fire Science Employment

Pittsburg 890
California 14,860

Exactly 890 of California's 14,860 fire science professionals work in Pittsburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Pittsburg, there has been a 21% decline in the number of fire science professionals. As the employment for fire science professionals in Pittsburg has decreased, overall employment in Pittsburg has increased.

Pittsburg Vs. California Fire Science employment growth

15,450 17,100 17,500 15,980 14,860
1,120 1,420 1,530 560 890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Pittsburg

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Pittsburg

$76,543 $81,060 $84,623 $93,462 $90,853
$49,830 $51,220 $53,260 $54,590 $56,360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Pittsburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pittsburg

As the number of fire science professionals in Pittsburg has shrunk, salaries for fire science professionals have increased. Pittsburg fire science professionals made $90,853 per year, on average, in 2010. Fire science professionals in Pittsburg made a yearly average salary of $76,543, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of fire science professionals in Pittsburg is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Pittsburg

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25th percentile
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75th percentile
90th percentile

Pittsburg fire science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $93,275. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $63,160 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $98,393 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Pittsburg

Criminal Justice
Construction Management
Fire Science
Public Administration

On average fire science professional salaries in Pittsburg are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Pittsburg


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Pittsburg


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

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Pittsburg


Approximately 20 students completed fire science courses in 2010.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Pittsburg, California

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