Firefighter Salaries in California

Salary estimated from 99 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: November 8, 2018
Average in California
$57,269 per year
33% Above national average
  • Most Reported
$17,000
$120,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Firefighter make in California?

The average salary for a Firefighter is $57,269 per year in California, which is 33% above the national average. Salary estimates are based on 99 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
$75,358 per year
$75,167 per year
$53,590 per year
$10.79 per hour
$88,783 per year
$86,768 per year
$54,615 per year
$46,384 per year
$54,632 per year
$17.56 per hour
Firefighter salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$75,140 per year
$62,257 per year
$13.35 per hour

Firefighter job openings

Firefighter
City of Monterey, CA
Monterey, CA
Firefighter
City of Orange, CA
Orange, CA
FIRE RECRUIT
City of Long Beach, CA
Long Beach, CA
Firefighter
City of Chico
Chico, CA
Army Firefighter (12M)
US Army Livermore
Pleasanton, CA
Firefighter
U.S. Army
San Diego, CA
Firefighter jobs in California