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Firefighter Salaries in United States

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289 SalariesUpdated Apr 23, 2018
Average Base Pay
$52,103/yr
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$33K
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$52K
Average
$81K
High

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The national average salary for a Firefighter is $52,103 in United States. Filter by location to see Firefighter salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 289 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Firefighter employees.

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      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
      Company
      Average Base Salaries in (USD)
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      FDNY
      $75,734/yr
      Range: $35K - $120K
      12 salaries
      $75,734
      $35K$120K
      US Air Force
      $35,622/yr
      Range: $20K - $65K
      7 salaries
      $35,622
      $20K$65K
      Houston Fire Department - Texas
      $42,360/yr
      Range: $28K - $55K
      5 salaries
      $42,360
      $28K$55K
      US Navy
      $59,667/yr
      Range: $39K - $70K
      3 salaries
      $59,667
      $39K$70K
      State of Washington
      $49,811/yr
      Range: $49K - $51K
      3 salaries
      $49,811
      $49K$51K
      City of Houston
      $52,239/yr
      Range: $43K - $57K
      3 salaries
      $52,239
      $43K$57K
      Oregon Department of Human Services
      $48,587/yr
      Range: $48K - $50K
      3 salaries
      $48,587
      $48K$50K

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      San Francisco Fire Department
      $76,000/yr
      Range: $66K - $90K
      3 salaries
      $76,000
      $66K$90K
      Baton Rouge Fire Department
      $30,212/yr
      Range: $28K - $35K
      3 salaries
      $30,212
      $28K$35K
      Boeing
      $52,262/yr
      Range: $49K - $56K
      2 salaries
      About
      $49K - $56K
      $49K$56K
      US Air Force
      $3,419/mo
      Range: $2K - $5K
      2 salaries
      About
      $2K - $5K
      $2K$5K
      AECOM
      $51,017/yr
      Range: $48K - $55K
      2 salaries
      About
      $48K - $55K
      $48K$55K
      AlliedBarton
      $48,969/yr
      Range: $46K - $53K
      2 salaries
      About
      $46K - $53K
      $46K$53K
      State of Ohio
      $46,117/yr
      Range: $42K - $50K
      2 salaries
      About
      $42K - $50K
      $42K$50K
      State of Wisconsin
      $56,156/yr
      Range: $53K - $58K
      2 salaries
      About
      $53K - $58K
      $53K$58K
      Oregon Department of Transportation
      $45,745/yr
      Range: $43K - $48K
      2 salaries
      About
      $43K - $48K
      $43K$48K
      State of Oregon
      $47,061/yr
      Range: $44K - $49K
      2 salaries
      About
      $44K - $49K
      $44K$49K
      Fairfax County Virginia
      $43,086/yr
      Range: $39K - $46K
      2 salaries
      About
      $39K - $46K
      $39K$46K
      Dallas
      $46,811/yr
      Range: $43K - $50K
      2 salaries
      About
      $43K - $50K
      $43K$50K
      US Forest Service
      $13/hr
      Range: $12 - $14
      2 salaries
      About
      $12 - $14
      hourly
      $12$14

      Recent Salary Reports

      Below are the most recent Firefighter salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

      $85,292
      per year
      A Firefighter in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $85,292 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      New York City, NY Area area
      Full-time
       
      10000+ employees
      Government
      $70,000
      per year
      A Firefighter in the San Diego, CA Area area reported making $70,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      San Diego, CA Area area
      Full-time
       
      1001 to 5000 employees
      Government
      $72,998
      per year
      A Firefighter in the Kansas City, MO Area area reported making $72,998 per year
      Job Highlights
      3-4 years experience
      Kansas City, MO Area area
      Full-time
       
      501 to 1000 employees
      Government
      $46,000
      per year
      A Firefighter in the College Station, TX Area area reported making $46,000 per year
      Job Highlights
      1-2 years experience
      College Station, TX Area area
       
      Full-time
      Government
      $65,000
      per year
      A Firefighter in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
      Additional Pay
      $20k cash bonus
      Job Highlights
      10+ years experience
      Boston, MA Area area
      Full-time
       
      51 to 200 employees
      Company - Public
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