Fire Science Schools
In Springfield, Missouri

In Springfield, there is only one fire science school where fire science faculty can find employment. The trends in Springfield's fire science academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes fire science training at the fire science associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Missouri Fire Science Employment

Springfield 160
Missouri 2,020

Exactly 160 of Missouri's 2,020 fire science professionals work in Springfield. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of fire science professionals in Springfield has grown by 167%. As the number of fire science professionals in Springfield has increased, overall employment in Springfield has also increased.

Springfield Vs. Missouri Fire Science employment growth

2,700 2,490 2,470 1,800 2,020
60 150 200 180 160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$28,630 $28,760 $34,020 $30,850 $39,885
$31,300 $32,220 $33,840 $34,490 $35,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

As the number of fire science professionals in Springfield has grown, salaries for fire science professionals have also increased. In 2010 Springfield fire science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $39,885. The average salary for fire science professionals in Springfield was $28,630 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Springfield.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Springfield

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Fire science professionals make a median salary of $37,605 per year in Springfield. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,885 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $52,840 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Springfield

Fire Science
Criminal Justice
Construction Management
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Springfield


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Springfield


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

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Springfield


In 2010 approximately 7 students graduated from fire science courses.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Missouri

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