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.

R21,261 - R241,044
R21K
R120K
R240K
MEDIAN: R122,143
10%
50%
90%
R27.86 - R90.83
R41
MEDIAN: R41.00
50%
R0R249K
Salary R21,261 - R241,044
Bonus R5.15 - R38,783
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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R22,064 - R249,279
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 222
Hourly Data R0R194
Hourly Rate R41.00
Overtime R1.27 - R194.89
Annual Data R0R249K
Bonus R5.15 - R38,783
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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R22,064 - R249,279
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 14 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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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: R124,178

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

Key Stats for Fire Fighter

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Fire Fighter Salaries

Late-Career
▲64%

Experienced
▲54%

▲17%

National Average
R124,000

▼20%

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 43%
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