Fire Science Schools
In Waco, Georgia

The city of Waco has only one school where fire science faculty can find employment. The trends in Waco's fire science academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes fire science training at the following levels:

  • Fire Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Fire Science


Professional Trends

Waco Vs. Georgia Fire Science Employment

Waco 3,080
Georgia 4,740

Of the 4,740 fire science professionals employed in Georgia, 3,080 work in Waco. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of fire science professionals in Waco has shrunk by 24%. As the employment for fire science professionals in Waco has decreased, overall employment in Waco has increased.

Waco Vs. Georgia Fire Science employment growth

5,700 5,940 5,360 5,040 4,740
4,040 4,140 3,570 3,170 3,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Waco

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Waco

$50,320 $51,403 $54,050 $54,248 $56,368
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Waco
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Waco

In Waco, salaries for fire science professionals have increased. Waco fire science professionals made $56,368 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for fire science professionals in Waco was $50,320 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Waco.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Waco

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Fire science professionals make a median salary of $55,080 per year in Waco. The difference in pay between the fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 123%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $36,255 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $80,788 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Waco

Criminal Justice
Fire Science
Construction Management
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Waco


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Waco


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in fire science offered by Waco's fire science schools.

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Waco


In 2010 approximately 24 students completed fire science courses.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Waco, Georgia

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