Average Fireman Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a Fireman is $48,479

Base Salary
$31k - $82k
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$24k - $81k
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What Do Firemen Do?

Fireman 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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FAQs About Firemen

What is the highest pay for Firemen?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Fireman is $82k / year

What is the lowest pay for Firemen?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Fireman is $31k / year

How can Firemen increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Fireman 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 Fireman that oversees more junior Firemen, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.