Firefighter Salary

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The average yearly salary for Firefighter is $34,850. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Firefighter, you could expect a starting pay rate of $28,700 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 $41,000 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 Firefighter Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Firefighter Salary

$27,880 - $41,820

Starting Yearly Firefighter Salary

$22,960 - $34,440

Top Yearly Firefighter Salary

$32,800 - $49,200

Monthly Firefighter Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Firefighter Salary

$2,323 - $3,485

Starting Monthly Firefighter Salary

$1,913 - $2,870

Top Monthly Firefighter Salary

$2,733 - $4,100

Hourly Firefighter Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Firefighter Salary

$12 - $19

Starting Hourly Firefighter Salary

$10 - $15

Top Hourly Firefighter Salary

$15 - $22

Firefighter Gender and Age Stats

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

National Salary Data for Firefighter

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