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Fire Fighter / First Responder Salary

How much does a Fire Fighter / First Responder make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Fire Fighter / First Responder

$28,321 (USD)/yr

$14 (USD)/hr

$286 (USD)/yr

$28,047 (USD)/yr

$13 (USD)/hr

$286 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Assess injuries, administer emergency medical care, and extricate trapped individuals. Transport injured or sick persons to medical facilities.
The average fire fighter / first responder salary in United States is $28,321 or an equivalent hourly rate of $14. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $286. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$22,127 (USD)

$33,278 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$32,832 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Fire Fighter / First Responder will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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