Fire Captain Salary

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The average yearly salary for Fire Captain is $47,600. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Fire Captain, you could expect a starting pay rate of $39,200 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $56,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly Fire Captain Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Fire Captain Salary

$38,080 - $57,120

Starting Yearly Fire Captain Salary

$31,360 - $47,040

Top Yearly Fire Captain Salary

$44,800 - $67,200

Monthly Fire Captain Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Fire Captain Salary

$3,173 - $4,760

Starting Monthly Fire Captain Salary

$2,613 - $3,920

Top Monthly Fire Captain Salary

$3,733 - $5,600

Hourly Fire Captain Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Fire Captain Salary

$17 - $26

Starting Hourly Fire Captain Salary

$14 - $21

Top Hourly Fire Captain Salary

$20 - $30


Fire Captain Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Fire Captain age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Fire Captain are male in the United States, and 51% of the Fire Captain are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Fire Captain


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