Fire Fighter Salaries in Washington, District of Columbia
Alternate Job Titles: Firefighter, Fire Fighter
How much does a Fire Fighter in Washington,
DC make? The median annual Fire Fighter salary in Washington,
DC is $48,130, as of May 30, 2017, with a range usually between
$36,098-$60,164 not including bonus and benefit information
and other factors that impact base pay. However, the salary for someone with the title Fire Fighter may vary depending on a number of factors including industry,
company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title
Fire Fighter in Washington, DC.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Fire Fighter in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Fire Fighter in the United States is $48,130 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Fire Fighter in the United States are expected to make less than $48,130.
Source: HR Reported data as of May 30, 2017
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Fire Fighter in Washington, DC that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Fire Fighter in Washington are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of June 2017
Responds immediately to fires and other emergency situations. Provides protection to public and property. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent with 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. May need to pass strength tests. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of complicated tasks. May direct and lead the work of others. Typically reports to a manager. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. View full job description