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Fire Science Schools
In Ankeny, Iowa

In Ankeny, there is only one fire science school where fire science faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the fire science academic community in Ankeny, and the future trends. Academia in fire science includes fire science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Ankeny Vs. Iowa Fire Science Employment

Ankeny 220
Iowa 900

Exactly 220 of Iowa's 900 fire science professionals work in Ankeny. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of fire science professionals in Ankeny has grown by 83%. As the employment for fire science professionals in Ankeny has increased, overall employment in Ankeny has also increased.

Ankeny Vs. Iowa Fire Science employment growth

670 330 720 850 900
120 110 80 280 220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Ankeny

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Ankeny

$50,200 $53,020 $45,765 $50,483 $51,800
$38,230 $39,530 $40,840 $42,120 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Ankeny
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Ankeny

In Ankeny, salaries for fire science professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $51,800 per year was earned by fire science professionals in Ankeny. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for fire science professionals in Ankeny was $50,200 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Ankeny.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Ankeny

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

Fire science professionals in Ankeny make a median yearly salary of $48,355. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,270 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $78,810 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Ankeny

Criminal Justice
Fire Science
Construction Management
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Ankeny


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Ankeny


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

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Ankeny


Approximately 10 students completed fire science courses in 2010.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Ankeny, Iowa

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