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Fire Science Schools
In Lake Worth, Florida

The city of Lake Worth 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 Lake Worth, and the future trends. Academia in fire science includes fire science training at the fire science associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Lake Worth Vs. Florida Fire Science Employment

Lake Worth 800
Florida 12,430

Of the 12,430 fire science professionals employed in Florida, 800 work in Lake Worth. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of fire science professionals in Lake Worth has shrunk by 25%. Overall employment in Lake Worth has increased.

Lake Worth Vs. Florida Fire Science employment growth

9,790 11,240 10,610 12,000 12,430
1,060 970 630 780 800
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Lake Worth

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Lake Worth

$32,810 $63,113 $67,177 $67,173 $66,735
$38,480 $39,980 $41,290 $42,380 $42,900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Lake Worth
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lake Worth

As the number of fire science professionals in Lake Worth has shrunk, salaries for fire science professionals have increased. In 2010 Lake Worth fire science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $66,735. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for fire science professionals in Lake Worth was $32,810 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Lake Worth.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Lake Worth

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Fire science professionals make a median salary of $67,745 per year in Lake Worth. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,458 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $94,092 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Lake Worth

Criminal Justice
Fire Science
Construction Management
Public Administration

Fire science professional salaries in Lake Worth are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Lake Worth


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Lake Worth


Lake Worth's fire science school offers one fire science degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Lake Worth


Approximately 6 students graduated from fire science courses in 2010.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Lake Worth, Florida

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