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Fire Science Schools
In Dayton, Ohio

The city of Dayton 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 Dayton, and the future trends. Academia in fire science includes fire science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Dayton Vs. Ohio Fire Science Employment

Dayton 430
Ohio 5,130

Of the 5,130 fire science professionals employed in Ohio, 430 work in Dayton. There has been a 19% growth in the number of fire science professionals in Dayton between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of fire science professionals in Dayton has increased, overall employment in Dayton has also increased.

Dayton Vs. Ohio Fire Science employment growth

5,700 6,080 5,890 4,970 5,130
360 330 320 160 430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Dayton

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Dayton

$55,410 $58,267 $58,563 $61,637 $62,273
$38,670 $39,840 $40,900 $41,750 $42,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Dayton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Dayton

Salaries for fire science professionals in Dayton have increased. In 2010 fire science professionals in Dayton reportedly earned an average salary of $62,273 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for fire science professionals in Dayton was $55,410 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Dayton.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Dayton

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Fire science professionals in Dayton earn a median salary of $61,623 per year. The difference in pay between the fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 167%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,690 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $87,220 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Dayton

Criminal Justice
Fire Science
Construction Management
Public Administration

Fire science professional salaries in Dayton are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Dayton


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Dayton


Dayton's fire science schools offer 3 fire science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Dayton


Approximately 162 students graduated from fire science courses in 2010.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Dayton, Ohio

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