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Fire Marshal Salary

A Fire Marshal earns an average salary of $59,042 per year.

$41,167 - $97,114
(Median)
$41K
$59K
$97K
MEDIAN: $59,042
10%
50%
90%

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$17.45 - $32.97
(Median)
$17
$23
$33
MEDIAN: $23.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$41,167 - $97,114  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $29,799  
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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$40,814 - $95,944  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 65
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$17.45 - $32.97  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $79.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $29,799  
   
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).
)
$40,814 - $95,944  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Job Description for Fire Marshal

  • Act as liaison to local fire departments, police departments, EMS, other agencies.
  • Review plans for fire and life safety code compliance and conduct associated acceptance testing of fire life safety systems.
  • Maintain records and prepare reports of inspections and investigations.
  • Conduct regular life safety inspections of community property, buildings and facilities.
  • Conduct investigation of all fire incidents.  Determine the cause and origin of fires.

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Pay by Experience Level for Fire Marshal

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Fire Marshal Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$59,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
10 %
Male
90 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 67%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 17%