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Fire Science Schools
In Columbia, Missouri

The city of Columbia has only one 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 Columbia, and the future trends. Academia in fire science includes fire science training at the fire science associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. Missouri Fire Science Employment

Columbia 40
Missouri 2,020

Exactly 40 of Missouri's 2,020 fire science professionals work in Columbia. Overall employment in Columbia has also increased.

Columbia Vs. Missouri Fire Science employment growth

2,700 2,490 2,470 1,800 2,020
No data No data No data 40 40
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

No data No data No data $63,210 $64,070
$33,560 $35,700 $36,610 $37,570 $36,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

In 2010 Columbia fire science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $64,070. The growth in the salary of fire science professionals in Columbia is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Columbia

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Fire science professionals in Columbia make a median yearly salary of $56,340. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,160 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 159% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Columbia

Criminal Justice
Construction Management
Fire Science
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Columbia


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Columbia

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There is one degree and certificate program in fire science offered by Columbia's fire science school.

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Columbia

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Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Columbia, Missouri

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