Fire Science Schools
In Tempe, Arizona

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

  • Fire Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Fire Science


Statistics

Professional Trends

Tempe Vs. Arizona Fire Science Employment

Tempe 2,780
Arizona 4,050

Exactly 2,780 of the 4,050 fire science professionals employed in Arizona, work in Tempe. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of fire science professionals in Tempe has shrunk by 11%. Overall employment in Tempe has increased.

Tempe Vs. Arizona Fire Science employment growth

4,500 2,830 3,790 4,500 4,050
3,110 3,310 2,860 3,350 2,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tempe

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Tempe

$60,743 $63,555 $66,238 $62,082 $62,705
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Tempe
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tempe

As the number of fire science professionals in Tempe has shrunk, salaries for fire science professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $62,705 per year was earned by fire science professionals in Tempe. Four years earlier in 2006, fire science professionals in Tempe made an average salary of $60,743 per year. The growth in the salary of fire science professionals in Tempe is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Tempe

10th percentile
$42,298
25th percentile
$50,962
50th percentile
$61,715
75th percentile
$75,070
90th percentile
$86,325

Fire science professionals in Tempe make a median yearly salary of $61,715. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,298 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $86,325 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Tempe

Criminal Justice
$45,142
Forestry
$57,878
Fire Science
$62,705
Construction Management
$67,034
Public Administration
$105,917

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Tempe

1

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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Tempe

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

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

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Tempe

associate
5
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total6

In 2010 approximately 6 students completed fire science courses.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Tempe, Arizona

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