An Entry-Level Fire Fighter earns an average salary of C$58,338 per year.

C$39,424 - C$91,778
C$39K
C$59K
C$92K
MEDIAN: C$58,935
10%
50%
90%
C$13.06 - C$39.78
C$13
C$25
C$40
MEDIAN: C$24.71
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$93K
Salary C$39,424 - C$91,778
Bonus C$2,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$37,928 - C$93,583
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 93
Hourly Data C$0C$70
Hourly Rate C$13.06 - C$39.78
Overtime C$22.00 - C$70.25
Annual Data C$0C$93K
Bonus C$2,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$37,928 - C$93,583
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 42

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Fire Fighter Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Fire Fighter in Victoria:
"Hirearchy."
Besides requiring Courses to put you in a position to become a new Firefighter, understand that there is a pecking order, and, that you as a probie, must follow that pecking order, is important. Understand that the Fire Department is built on Tradition and that that tradition is in place because it's been developed over a long period if time. Listen to what your told, you will live longer. Show respect for senior members, remember, they were where you are, and they may have influence with the powers that be in your regard. Take as many courses as the employer will provide, and others available to you, both on your career path, and on human nature. Be the first to volunteer to do anything your officer puts out there for the group, unless it's outside of you pay scale or job description at that particular time. Keep the Galley clean, coffee on, garbage empty, dishes done, washrooms clean, and floors swept, mopped, or vacuumed, etc. Ask lots of questions.

Key Stats for Fire Fighter

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
22%
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 26%
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