Fire Science Schools
In San Marcos, California

In San Marcos, there is only one fire science school where fire science faculty can find employment. The trends in San Marcos' fire science academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes fire science training at the following levels:

  • Fire Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Fire Science


Statistics

Professional Trends

San Marcos Vs. California Fire Science Employment

San Marcos 860
California 14,860

Of the 14,860 fire science professionals employed in California, 860 work in San Marcos. Between 2006 and 2010, in San Marcos, there has been a 36% decline in the number of fire science professionals. As the employment for fire science professionals in San Marcos has decreased, overall employment in San Marcos has increased.

San Marcos Vs. California Fire Science employment growth

15,450 17,100 17,500 15,980 14,860
1,340 1,040 1,030 920 860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Marcos

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in San Marcos

$62,993 $69,223 $68,165 $71,692 $69,410
$43,600 $45,210 $47,250 $48,860 $50,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in San Marcos
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Marcos

Salaries for fire science professionals in San Marcos have increased. In 2010 fire science professionals in San Marcos reportedly earned an average salary of $69,410 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for fire science professionals in San Marcos was $62,993 per year. The growth in the salary of fire science professionals in San Marcos is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in San Marcos

10th percentile
$47,598
25th percentile
$52,752
50th percentile
$67,625
75th percentile
$85,408
90th percentile
$97,965

Fire science professionals make a median salary of $67,625 per year in San Marcos. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $47,598 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $97,965 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in San Marcos

Criminal Justice
$48,600
Forestry
$58,210
Fire Science
$69,410
Construction Management
$75,766
Public Administration
$101,498

San Marcos 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 San Marcos

1

Many of San Marcos' fire science professionals are graduates of the only accredited fire science school in the city.

Fire Science Programs Offered In San Marcos

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

San Marcos' fire science schools offer 2 fire science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In San Marcos

associate
29
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
38
Total67

In 2010 approximately 67 students completed fire science courses.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in San Marcos, California

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