Salary for
Fire Fighter in California

How much does a Fire Fighter earn in California? The average Fire Fighter salary in California is $50,604 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $37,953 and $63,255. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. View Cost of Living in California

Job Description

Responds immediately to fires and other emergency situations. Provides protection to public and property. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically requires certification as an Emergency Medical Technician. May need to pass physical ability tests. Typically reports to a manager. Years of experience may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement.

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Job Title Avg. Salary Location Date Updated
Job Title Fire Fighter Avg. Salary $49,513 Location Acampo, CA Date Updated March 28, 2019
Job Title Fire Fighter Avg. Salary $52,014 Location Acton, CA Date Updated March 28, 2019
Job Title Fire Fighter Avg. Salary $49,088 Location Adelanto, CA Date Updated March 28, 2019
Job Title Fire Fighter Avg. Salary $46,967 Location Adin, CA Date Updated March 28, 2019
Job Title Fire Fighter Avg. Salary $50,951 Location Agoura Hills, CA Date Updated March 28, 2019
Job Title Fire Fighter Avg. Salary $49,255 Location Aguanga, CA Date Updated March 28, 2019
Job Title Fire Fighter Avg. Salary $46,106 Location Ahwahnee, CA Date Updated March 28, 2019
Job Title Fire Fighter Avg. Salary $54,855 Location Alameda, CA Date Updated March 28, 2019
Job Title Fire Fighter Avg. Salary $54,725 Location Alamo, CA Date Updated March 28, 2019
Job Title Fire Fighter Avg. Salary $54,855 Location Albany, CA Date Updated March 28, 2019

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    Fire Fighter


    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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    Correctional Officer

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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