Fire Science Schools
In Scottsdale, Arizona

The city of Scottsdale has only one school where fire science faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of fire science and fire science education in Scottsdale, which includes fire science training at the following levels:

  • Fire Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Fire Science


Professional Trends

Scottsdale Vs. Arizona Fire Science Employment

Scottsdale 2,780
Arizona 4,050

Exactly 2,780 of the 4,050 fire science professionals employed in Arizona, work in Scottsdale. There has been a 11% decline in the number of fire science professionals in Scottsdale between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for fire science professionals in Scottsdale has decreased, overall employment in Scottsdale has increased.

Scottsdale Vs. Arizona Fire Science employment growth

4,500 2,830 3,790 4,500 4,050
3,110 3,310 2,860 3,350 2,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Scottsdale

Fire Science VS. All professions salaries in Scottsdale

$60,743 $63,555 $66,238 $62,082 $62,705
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Fire Science in Scottsdale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Scottsdale

As the number of fire science professionals in Scottsdale has shrunk, salaries for fire science professionals have increased. In 2010 Scottsdale fire science professionals earned an average yearly salary of $62,705. Four years earlier in 2006, fire science professionals in Scottsdale made an average salary of $60,743 per year. The growth in the salary of fire science professionals in Scottsdale is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Fire science professionals in Scottsdale

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Scottsdale fire science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $61,715. The difference in pay between the fire science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 104%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,298 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $86,325 per year.

Average Salaries for Fire science professionals and related professions in Scottsdale

Criminal Justice
Fire Science
Construction Management
Public Administration

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

Educational Trends

Fire Science schools in Scottsdale


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

Fire Science Programs Offered In Scottsdale


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

Student Completed Fire Science Degrees In Scottsdale


In 2010 approximately 6 students graduated from fire science courses.

Fire Science Faculty Salaries in Scottsdale, Arizona

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