Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Firefighter/EMT make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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$47,527 / yrTotal Pay
$45,573 / yrBase Pay
$1,954 / yrAdditional Pay

$47,527

 / yr
$31K$73K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Firefighter/EMT is $47,527 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $45,573 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $1,954 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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$6,406

 / mo

$76,954

 / yr

$72,385

 / yr

$74,419

 / yr

$84,445

 / yr

$72,721

 / yr

$80,515

 / yr

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$63,890

 / yr

$90,281

 / yr

$58,321

 / yr

$76,152

 / yr

$77,612

 / yr

$39

 / hr

$70,164

 / yr

$80,097

 / yr

$38

 / hr

$69,413

 / yr

$73,272

 / yr

$75,064

 / yr

$84,682

 / yr
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Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Firefighter/EMT

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$18

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Firefighter

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$75,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Firefighter/EMT

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$15

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Firefighter/EMT

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$44,973

/yr

$40K | $5K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Fire Captain

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$107,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Firefighter

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$19

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Firefighter/EMT

United States of America

 | <1 year

$17

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday

Firefighter/EMT pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Firefighter/EMT is $45,573 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Firefighter/EMT salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1520 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Firefighter/EMT employees.

The highest salary for a Firefighter/EMT in United States is $69,854 per year.

The lowest salary for a Firefighter/EMT in United States is $29,732 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Firefighter/EMT or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Firefighter/EMT.