Average Salary for Houston Fire Department Employees

An average Houston Fire Department employee can expect to make $58K per year. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make approximately $45K annually on average. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (38 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and make $91K per year on average.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Fire Fighters; median pay is the highest at around $46K annually.


The number of male employees who participated in the survey outweighs the number of women; the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

Health insurance is part of the package for most respondents, and for almost all employees, dental coverage is too.

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Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
10-19 years
20 years or more
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