Fire Science Schools
In Shreveport, Louisiana

The city of Shreveport has only one school where fire science faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the fire science academic community in Shreveport, and the future trends. Academia in fire science includes fire science training at the fire science certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Shreveport Vs. Louisiana Fire Science Employment

Shreveport 40
Louisiana 3,120

Exactly 40 of the 3,120 fire science professionals employed in Louisiana, work in Shreveport. There has been a 64% decline in the number of fire science professionals in Shreveport between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Shreveport has increased.

Shreveport Vs. Louisiana Fire Science employment growth

2,730 3,060 3,170 3,450 3,120
110 No data 70 No data 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Shreveport

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Shreveport

$28,310 $29,570 $34,310 No data $35,080
$31,900 $32,940 $34,390 $35,020 $36,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Shreveport
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Shreveport

In Shreveport, salaries for fire science professionals have increased. Shreveport fire science professionals made $35,080 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for fire science professionals in Shreveport was $28,310 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Shreveport.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Shreveport

10th percentile
$21,160
25th percentile
$31,210
50th percentile
$36,770
75th percentile
$41,250
90th percentile
$46,050

Fire science professionals in Shreveport make a median yearly salary of $36,770. The difference in pay between the fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 118%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $21,160 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $46,050 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Shreveport

Fire Science
$35,080
Criminal Justice
$42,343
Construction Management
$58,082
Public Administration
$73,385

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Shreveport

1

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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Shreveport

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

Shreveport's fire science school offers one fire science degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Shreveport

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
4
Total4

In 2010 approximately 4 students completed fire science courses.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Shreveport, Louisiana

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