Fire Science Schools
In Shelby, North Carolina

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Shelby Vs. North Carolina Fire Science Employment

Shelby 210
North Carolina 5,370

Exactly 210 of the 5,370 fire science professionals employed in North Carolina, work in Shelby. The number of fire science professionals in Shelby has shrunk by 5% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for fire science professionals in Shelby has decreased, overall employment in Shelby has increased.

Shelby Vs. North Carolina Fire Science employment growth

4,340 5,050 5,100 3,550 5,370
220 590 410 No data 210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Shelby

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Shelby

$37,583 $45,873 $48,588 No data $37,250
$31,780 $33,100 $34,310 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Shelby
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Shelby

As the number of fire science professionals in Shelby has shrunk, salaries for fire science professionals have also decreased. Shelby fire science professionals made $37,250 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for fire science professionals in Shelby was $37,583 per year. The decline in the salary of fire science professionals in Shelby is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Shelby

10th percentile
$26,410
25th percentile
$30,307
50th percentile
$35,567
75th percentile
$42,917
90th percentile
$51,880

Fire science professionals in Shelby make a median yearly salary of $35,567. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $26,410 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 96% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Shelby

Criminal Justice
$34,703
Fire Science
$37,250
Forestry
$48,220
Construction Management
$56,684
Public Administration
$111,750

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Shelby

1

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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Shelby

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Shelby

associate
4
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

Approximately 4 students completed fire science courses in 2010.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Shelby, North Carolina

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