Fire Science Schools
In Rockford, Illinois

There is only one fire science school in Rockford for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the fire science academic community in Rockford, and the future trends. Academia in fire science includes fire science training at the following levels:

  • Fire Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Fire Science


Professional Trends

Rockford Vs. Illinois Fire Science Employment

Rockford 40
Illinois 7,180

Exactly 40 of the 7,180 fire science professionals employed in Illinois, work in Rockford. As the employment for fire science professionals in Rockford has increased, overall employment in Rockford has also increased.

Rockford Vs. Illinois Fire Science employment growth

4,110 4,390 3,870 7,120 7,180
No data No data 30 30 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Rockford

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Rockford

No data No data $64,340 $57,090 $64,180
$36,690 $38,370 $39,610 $40,110 $41,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Rockford
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rockford

Rockford fire science professionals made $64,180 per year, on average, in 2010. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Rockford.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Rockford

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Fire science professionals in Rockford make a median yearly salary of $73,340. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $17,230 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 503% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Rockford

Criminal Justice
Fire Science
Construction Management
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Rockford


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Rockford


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

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Rockford


In 2010 approximately 25 students completed fire science courses.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Rockford, Illinois

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