Years of Experience
When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (43 percent) have been working for 20 years or more and make approximately $75K annually on average.
Fire Chiefs represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at about $75K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Emergency Technicians have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at $75K annually. The highest-paying degree here is an Associate's Degree; Pinkerton Goverment Services awards around $81K to these degree-holders.
Pinkerton Goverment Services' employees who answered the questionnaire are largely male (the male-to-female ratio is more than 3 to 1).
Benefits and Perks
Nearly all respondents plan for retirement by taking advantage of the company-sponsored 401(k) program. The larger part of workers report having health insurance, and a majority of respondents report having dental coverage.