Firefighter Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 768 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: June 11, 2019
Average salary
$44,491 per year
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$96,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Firefighter make in the United States?

The average salary for a Firefighter is $44,491 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 768 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Firefighter employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Firefighter is 2-4 years.
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Firefighter salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$57,556 per year
$54,333 per year
$53,861 per year
$47,453 per year
$50,603 per year
$46,823 per year
$40,688 per year
$63,126 per year
$49,427 per year
$51,280 per year
Firefighter salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$62,101 per year
$60,310 per year
$47,740 per year
$45,566 per year
$51,254 per year

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Philadelphia, PA
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DeKalb County, GA
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Beverly Hills, CA
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Prince George's County, MD
Prince George's County, MD
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