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Average Salary for Boston Fire Department Employees

A salary of $70K per year is the median rate at Boston Fire Department. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Employer: Boston Fire Department
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
[-]Deputy Fire Chief (2)
$58,502 - $157,130  
   
[-]Deputy Fire Chief (2)
Total Pay$58,502 - $157,130  
   
[+]Fire Fighter (2)
$38,455 - $93,915  
   
[+]Fire Fighter (2)
Salary$39,012 - $91,965  
   
Total Pay$38,455 - $93,915  
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XPrecise ranges are calculated based on validated data submitted by employees in this job at this company.
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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One Silber Way
Boston, Massachusetts 02215

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Years of Experience

For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach about $54K annually. Overall, the greater share of Boston Fire Department folks have 20 years or more of experience and earn an average $94K per year.

Jobs

Earning $65K annually on average, Fire Fighters receive the most money.

Gender

Employees who completed the survey skew strongly male, with a male-to-female ratio of more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Perks cover health insurance for a strong majority of workers and dental coverage for almost all respondents.

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Key Stats for Boston Fire Department

1-4 years
40%
20 years or more
60%
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