A Fire Fighter earns an average salary of R121,304 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

R23,092 - R224,678
R23K
R120K
R220K
MEDIAN: R121,304
10%
50%
90%
R26.18 - R82.22
R36
MEDIAN: R35.50
50%
R0R233K
Salary R23,092 - R224,678
Bonus R3,020 - R19,135
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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R23,251 - R233,967
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 20 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 194
Hourly Data R0R128
Hourly Rate R35.50
Overtime R1.22 - R128
Annual Data R0R233K
Bonus R3,020 - R19,135
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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R23,251 - R233,967
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 20 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Fire Fighter Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Fire Fighter

Pay by Experience for a Fire Fighter has a positive trend. An entry-level Fire Fighter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R98,000 based on 141 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Fire Fighter with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R135,000 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Fire Fighter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R194,000 based on 35 salaries. A Fire Fighter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R210,000 based on 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R122,525

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Fire Fighter

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Fire Fighter Salaries

▲71%

▲58%

▲10%

National Average
R123,000

▼20%

Gender

Female
11 %
Male
89 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 45%