The average salary for a Fire Protection Engineer is AU$75,849 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this field.

AU$51,867 - AU$104,718
AU$52K
AU$75K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$75,381
10%
50%
90%
AU$19.63 - AU$65.10
AU$20
AU$28
AU$65
MEDIAN: AU$28.50
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$104K
Salary AU$51,867 - AU$104,718
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,213
Profit Sharing AU$2,457
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$50,357 - AU$103,664
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 84
Hourly Data AU$0AU$65
Hourly Rate AU$19.63 - AU$65.10
Overtime AU$35.49
Annual Data AU$0AU$103K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$10,213
Profit Sharing AU$2,457
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$50,357 - AU$103,664
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

Job Description for Fire Protection Engineer

Fire protection engineers are commonly found in companies that specialize in work such as architecture, engineering, construction, or environmental issues. This position requires at least a bachelor's degree in engineering, though some companies require a degree in a specific discipline such as chemical engineering or fire protection. Many also require NICET III certifications and/or experience with guidelines such as the National Fire Protection Code (NFPA). As many as 10 years of previous relevant experience may be common as well, although entry-level positions exist.

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Fire Protection Engineer Tasks

  • Document and communicate fire protection issues with building and maintenance professionals.
  • Design fire detection and elimination equipment and procedures.
  • Stay current on fire protection understanding through professional literature and conferences.
  • Act as fire protection expert for governmental authorities and policy makers.

Fire Protection Engineer Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$74,680

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Key Stats for Fire Protection Engineer

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Fire Protection Engineer Salaries

▲7%

National Average
AU$75,000

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 7%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 91%