Fire Science Schools
In Sonora, California

The city of Sonora has only one school where fire science faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of fire science and fire science education in Sonora, which includes fire science training at the following levels:

  • Fire Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Fire Science


Statistics

Professional Trends

Sonora Vs. California Fire Science Employment

Sonora 170
California 14,860

Exactly 170 of the 14,860 fire science professionals employed in California, work in Sonora. The number of fire science professionals in Sonora has grown by 13% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of fire science professionals in Sonora has increased, overall employment in Sonora has decreased.

Sonora Vs. California Fire Science employment growth

15,450 17,100 17,500 15,980 14,860
150 160 190 No data 170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Sonora

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Sonora

$60,580 $59,080 $58,730 No data $60,520
$37,610 $39,160 $41,280 No data $44,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Sonora
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sonora

Salaries for fire science professionals in Sonora have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $60,520 per year was earned by fire science professionals in Sonora. Fire science professionals in Sonora made a yearly average salary of $60,580, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Sonora.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Sonora

10th percentile
$50,580
25th percentile
$53,360
50th percentile
$53,370
75th percentile
$58,590
90th percentile
$92,520

Fire science professionals in Sonora earn a median salary of $53,370 per year. The difference in pay between the fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 83%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $50,580 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $92,520 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Sonora

Criminal Justice
$45,920
Forestry
$54,427
Fire Science
$60,520
Construction Management
$62,135
Public Administration
$85,427

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Sonora

1

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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Sonora

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

Sonora's fire science schools offer 2 fire science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Sonora

associate
20
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
11
Total31

In 2010 approximately 31 students completed fire science courses.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Sonora, California

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