Fire Science Schools
In Salem, Oregon

In Salem, 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 Salem, and the future trends. Academia in fire science includes fire science training at the following levels:

  • Fire Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Fire Science


Professional Trends

Salem Vs. Oregon Fire Science Employment

Salem 130
Oregon 2,150

Exactly 130 of Oregon's 2,150 fire science professionals work in Salem. Overall employment in Salem has also increased.

Salem Vs. Oregon Fire Science employment growth

1,670 1,880 2,110 2,220 2,150
No data 30 No data 50 130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oregon
  • Dark Yellow: Salem

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Salem

No data $49,210 $66,150 $50,330 $59,420
$35,520 $36,670 $37,690 $39,140 $40,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Salem
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Salem

In 2010 an average salary of $59,420 per year was earned by fire science professionals in Salem. The growth in the salary of fire science professionals in Salem is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Salem

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25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Fire science professionals in Salem make a median yearly salary of $56,735. The 10% of fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,890 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $80,455 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Salem

Criminal Justice
Fire Science
Construction Management
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Salem


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Salem


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

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Salem


Approximately 31 students graduated from fire science courses in 2010.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Salem, Oregon

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