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Fire Science Schools
In Poughkeepsie, New York

There is only one fire science school in Poughkeepsie for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in fire science in the city of Poughkeepsie, which encompasses fire science training at the fire science associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Fire Science Employment

Poughkeepsie 60
New York 10,840

Of the 10,840 fire science professionals employed in New York, 60 work in Poughkeepsie. Between 2006 and 2010, in Poughkeepsie, there has been a 57% decline in the number of fire science professionals. As the number of fire science professionals in Poughkeepsie has decreased, overall employment in Poughkeepsie has increased.

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Fire Science employment growth

5,640 10,280 10,410 11,200 10,840
140 150 160 220 60
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Poughkeepsie

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Poughkeepsie

$60,875 $66,935 $75,670 $64,560 $73,360
$41,180 $42,500 $44,110 $45,480 $46,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Poughkeepsie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Poughkeepsie

In Poughkeepsie, salaries for fire science professionals have increased. In 2010 fire science professionals in Poughkeepsie reportedly earned an average salary of $73,360 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, fire science professionals in Poughkeepsie made an average salary of $60,875 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Poughkeepsie.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Poughkeepsie

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Fire science professionals make a median salary of $68,030 per year in Poughkeepsie. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $56,950 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $99,050 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Poughkeepsie

Criminal Justice
Construction Management
Fire Science
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Poughkeepsie


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Poughkeepsie


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

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Poughkeepsie


Approximately 5 students graduated from fire science courses in 2010.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Poughkeepsie, New York

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