A Fire Fighter earns an average salary of R121,948 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

R23,071 - R223,795
R23K
R120K
R220K
MEDIAN: R120,621
10%
50%
90%
R26.18 - R82.67
R58
MEDIAN: R58.00
50%
R0R227K
Salary R23,071 - R223,795
Bonus R2,936 - R19,585
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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R23,211 - R227,880
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 206
Hourly Data R0R146
Hourly Rate R58.00
Overtime R1.22 - R146.04
Annual Data R0R227K
Bonus R2,936 - R19,585
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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R23,211 - R227,880
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

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Pay by Experience Level for Fire Fighter

Pay by Experience for a Fire Fighter has a positive trend. An entry-level Fire Fighter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R99,000 based on 137 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Fire Fighter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R145,000 based on 55 salaries. An experienced Fire Fighter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R191,000 based on 32 salaries. A Fire Fighter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R204,000 based on 8 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R122,350

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Fire Fighter

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%
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Experience Affects Fire Fighter Salaries

Late-Career
▲67%

Experienced
▲56%

▲19%

National Average
R122,000

▼19%

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 6%
no benefits
None: 43%
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