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Firefighter salary in Birmingham, AL

How much does a Firefighter make in Birmingham, AL?

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The estimated salary for a firefighter is $45,827 per year in Birmingham, AL.

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Top companies for Firefighters in Birmingham, AL

  1. NORA, Nationwide Organ Recovery Transport Alliance
    88 reviews24 salaries reported
    $84,436per year
  2. $77,214per year
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Highest paying cities for Firefighters near Birmingham, AL

  1. Los Angeles, CA
    $51,674 per year
    110 salaries reported
  2. San Diego, CA
    $50,445 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. Savannah, GA
    $43,569 per year
    7 salaries reported
  1. Lafayette, LA
    $42,283 per year
    8 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Firefighters

  • Dental insurance
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 1,253 ratings

54% of Firefighters in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Birmingham, AL?


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Average $59,076 per year

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Common questions about salaries for a Firefighter

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Do firefighters get paid weekly?

Firefighters work on a 21-day, 168-hour pay schedule. They receive two different types of paychecks. One type of paycheck is received bi-weekly and is intended to cover 106 hours. The second type of paycheck is paid every three weeks, at the end of the firefighter's 168-hour pay period.

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How much do similar professions to a Firefighter get paid?

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