Average Fire Marshal Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a Fire Marshal is $69,787 in 2024

Base Salary
$49k - $132k
$1k - $29k
Total Pay
$49k - $124k
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What Do Fire Marshals Do?

Fire Marshal Tasks
  • Maintain records and prepare reports of inspections and investigations.
  • Conduct regular life safety inspections of community property, buildings, and facilities.
  • Conduct investigation of all fire incidents.  Determine the cause and origin of fires.
  • Maintain and enforce adherence to corporate Safety and Training policies.
  • Act as liaison to local fire departments, police departments, EMS, other agencies.
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4.1 out of 5
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FAQs About Fire Marshals

What is the highest pay for Fire Marshals?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Fire Marshal is $132k / year

What is the lowest pay for Fire Marshals?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Fire Marshal is $49k / year

How can Fire Marshals increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Fire Marshal is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Fire Marshal that oversees more junior Fire Marshals, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.