Salary for Firefighters
Also known as: Fire Engine Pump Operator, Fire Equipment Operator, Fire Fighter, Forest Firefighter, Marine Firefighter, Municipal Firefighter, Smoke Jumper, Wildland Firefighter
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A Firefighter can expect an average pay level that can range from 24000 to 36000 based on education and experience. Firefighters will most likely earn a wage of Thirty Four Thousand Two Hundred dollars on a yearly basis.
Firefighters can expect the highest salaries in New Jersey, where they receive an average salary rate of approximating $71810. People working these jobs can obtain the highest salaries in Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services, where they can receive salary pay of $59130.
The annual compensation for this career has gone down since 2004. Salaries have decreased by an average of 13.87 percent nationwide in that time.
Firefighters tend to make the most in the following industries:
In general, they earn less within the industries below: