Salary for Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors

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This occupation has now been updated to First-Line Supervisors of Firefighting and Prevention Workers

Also known as:  Fire Lieutenant, Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisor, Supervising Fire Marshal

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Municipal fire fighting and prevention supervisors manage a large number of firefighters in a department through assignment location, performance evaluation and fire assessment. Additionally, they work to maintain firefighting equipment quality, and keep detailed records of testing, drills and damage. Professionals in this field are expected to have strong leadership qualities as they regularly teach, instruct and organize firefighters out on location. Municipal fire fighting and prevention supervisors must have a good knowledge of fire rescue equipment, public safety issues as well as data bases for record keeping. In most cases, a high school diploma and college degree are necessary for employment.

A Municipal Fire Fighting or Prevention Supervisor can get salaries in a range of $43,640 to $129,470 based on tenure level. can get a salary of eigthy-three thousand one hundred and seventy dollars per annum.

are compensated highest in California, where they can get average job salaries of just about $137,060. People with this job title have the most lucrative average salary level in Transportation and Warehousing, where they receive wages of $101,030.

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SALARY TREND

The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 2.28 percent nationwide in that time.

INDUSTRIES

Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisors tend to make the most in the following industries:

Transportation and Warehousing
$101,030
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$98,820
Manufacturing
$85,460
Educational Services
$84,040
Public Administration
$83,850
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$75,460

In general, they earn less within the industries below:

Health Care and Social Assistance
$57,030
Administrative, Support and Waste Management Services
$58,260
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$75,460
Public Administration
$83,850
Educational Services
$84,040
Manufacturing
$85,460