An Entry-Level Fire Fighter earns an average salary of C$58,338 per year.

C$38,082 - C$93,157
C$38K
C$59K
C$93K
MEDIAN: C$58,728
10%
50%
90%
C$11.87 - C$39.74
C$12
C$24
C$40
MEDIAN: C$24.13
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$95K
Salary C$38,082 - C$93,157
Bonus C$2,300
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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C$31,094 - C$95,009
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 93
Hourly Data C$0C$66
Hourly Rate C$11.87 - C$39.74
Overtime C$25.45 - C$66.89
Annual Data C$0C$95K
Bonus C$2,300
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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C$31,094 - C$95,009
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 40

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Fire Fighter Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Fire Fighter in Victoria:
"Hirearchy."
Besides requiring Courses to put you in a position to become a new Firefighter, understand that there is a pecking order, and, that you as a probie, must follow that pecking order, is important. Understand that the Fire Department is built on Tradition and that that tradition is in place because it's been developed over a long period if time. Listen to what your told, you will live longer. Show respect for senior members, remember, they were where you are, and they may have influence with the powers that be in your regard. Take as many courses as the employer will provide, and others available to you, both on your career path, and on human nature. Be the first to volunteer to do anything your officer puts out there for the group, unless it's outside of you pay scale or job description at that particular time. Keep the Galley clean, coffee on, garbage empty, dishes done, washrooms clean, and floors swept, mopped, or vacuumed, etc. Ask lots of questions.

Key Stats for Fire Fighter

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
23%
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
5 %
Male
95 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 24%
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