Fire Science Schools
In Somerset, Kentucky

Fire Science faculty can choose to work at only one fire science school in Somerset. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the fire science academic community in Somerset, 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

Somerset Vs. Kentucky Fire Science Employment

Somerset 70
Kentucky 1,730

Exactly 70 of Kentucky's 1,730 fire science professionals work in Somerset. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of fire science professionals in Somerset has grown by 133%. Overall employment in Somerset has also increased.

Somerset Vs. Kentucky Fire Science employment growth

2,100 2,110 1,990 1,970 1,730
30 No data 60 No data 70
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Somerset

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Somerset

$43,810 $39,720 $47,240 No data $29,400
$28,350 $29,770 $31,040 No data $32,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Somerset
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Somerset

Salaries for fire science professionals in Somerset have decreased. In 2010 fire science professionals in Somerset reportedly earned an average salary of $29,400 per year. Fire science professionals in Somerset made a yearly average salary of $43,810, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Somerset.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Somerset

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Fire science professionals make a median salary of $31,040 per year in Somerset. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $20,520 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 81% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Somerset

Fire Science
Criminal Justice
Construction Management
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Somerset


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Somerset


Somerset's fire science schools offer 3 fire science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Somerset


In 2010 approximately 8 students graduated from fire science courses.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Somerset, Kentucky

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