The average salary for a Fire Fighter is AU$68,405 per year.

AU$48,623 - AU$98,805
AU$49K
AU$68K
AU$99K
MEDIAN: AU$68,405
10%
50%
90%
AU$16.11 - AU$59.60
AU$16
AU$24
AU$60
MEDIAN: AU$23.60
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$99K
Salary AU$48,623 - AU$98,805
Bonus AU$20,000
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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AU$45,183 - AU$99,591
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 83
Hourly Data AU$0AU$88
Hourly Rate AU$16.11 - AU$59.60
Overtime AU$30.41 - AU$88.77
Annual Data AU$0AU$99K
Bonus AU$20,000
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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AU$45,183 - AU$99,591
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

Fire Fighter Job Listings

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 AU$60,000 based on 56 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 AU$71,000 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Fire Fighter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$87,000 based on 16 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 AU$90,000 based on 18 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$68,907

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

Key Stats for Fire Fighter

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
19%

Experience Affects Fire Fighter Salaries

▲31%

▲27%

▲2%

National Average
AU$69,000

▼14%

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 31%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
no benefits
None: 69%