Fireman Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Fireman is $41,200 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.
Fireman Total Pay (?
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$25,459 - $80,719
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MEDIAN: $41,199
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National Salary Data

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$0$28K$56K$84K
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$25,459 - $80,719  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,983  
Total Pay (?
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$25,604 - $81,702  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 54
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Job Description for Fireman

  • Maintain contact with emergency dispatch at all times and request additional resources as needed.
  • Coordinate with other firefighters as a member of the crew.
  • Extinguish and control fires using shovels or water pumps.
  • Educate the general public on fire safety and prevention.

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Experience Affects Fireman Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 33%
National Average
$41,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
female alumni
 
Male
100%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 94% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 6%
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