Fire Protection Engineers Top Earners List

June 2006
Fire Chief;Jun2006, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p13
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The article reports that fire protection engineers are high income earners according to a survey conducted by Society of Fire Protection Engineers in the U.S. The median annual income at an entry level amounted to $55,500 and $65,000 for those who had master's degree. The engineers who are in the service for more than 15 years has earnings that amounted to $120,000. There is a strong job market for fire protection engineers because of large disparity between job openings and potential employees.


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