C$59,456
Avg. Salary
C$24.71
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Fire Fighter is C$24.71 per hour.

The average pay for a Fire Fighter is C$59,456 per year.

C$12.28
10%
C$24.71
50%
C$39.88
90%
MEDIAN C$24.71
C$40k
10%
C$59k
50%
C$96k
90%
MEDIAN C$59,456
C$39,641 - C$95,679
C$40K
C$59K
C$96K
MEDIAN: C$59,456
10%
50%
90%
C$12.28 - C$39.88
C$12
C$25
C$40
MEDIAN: C$24.71
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$95K
Salary C$39,641 - C$95,679
Bonus C$302 - C$3,278
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$37,953 - C$95,954
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 9 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 148
Hourly Data C$0C$66
Hourly Rate C$12.28 - C$39.88
Overtime C$26.36 - C$66.95
Annual Data C$0C$95K
Bonus C$302 - C$3,278
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$37,953 - C$95,954
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 9 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 60

Job Description for Fire Fighter

Firefighters work for municipalities, counties, airports, and other government and private organizations, and their primary responsibility is to protect the communities they serve from various disaster situations. They extinguish fires from burning buildings, houses, forests, cars, etc. and also serve as first responders in other emergency situations, primarily medical emergencies and rescuing pets or wounded animals.

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Fire Fighter Tasks
  • Extinguish and control fires using shovels or water pumps.
  • Educate the general public on fire safety and prevention.
  • Maintain contact with emergency dispatch at all times and request additional resources as needed.
  • Coordinate with other firefighters as a member of the crew.

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Key Stats for Fire Fighter

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
25%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
12 %
Male
88 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 20%