Firefighter Salaries in California

Salary estimated from 117 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: July 18, 2018
Average in California
$49,373 per year
17% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$14,000
$136,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Firefighter make in California?

The average salary for a Firefighter is $49,373 per year in California, which is 17% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 117 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.
Firefighter salaries by company in California
CompanyAverage salary
$48,551 per year
$88,783 per year
$86,768 per year
$75,563 per year
$70,409 per year
$44,282 per year
$41,623 per year
$37,160 per year
$31,211 per year
$54,632 per year
Firefighter salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$40,626 per year
$114,349 per year
$3,709 per month

Firefighter job openings

Firefighter
County of Marin, CA
Marin County, CA
Firefighter-EMT
City of Pleasanton
Pleasanton, CA
Firefighter
City of Calistoga
Calistoga, CA
FIREFIGHTER
City of National City, CA
National City, CA
Golf Caddie Job, 2-4 Days/Week, Pebble Beach, California
Caddiemaster
Pebble Beach, CA
U.S. Navy Firefighter
Navy
San Jose, CA
Firefighter jobs in California