Fire Captain salary in the United States

Average salary
Based on 1,670 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Fire Captains make?
The average total salary for a Fire Captain is $96,500 per year. This is based on data from 1,670 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Fire Captain and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Fire Captain salary can vary between $47,000 to $190,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Fire Captain salary by location

Fire Captain salary by company

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State Of California, Riverside County, CA
13 income tax records
$114K – $161K

Fire Captain demographics in United States

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27% are single
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73% are married
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66% have kids
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82% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Fire Captains in United States

1,670 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a fire captain in the United States is $96,500 per year. Fire captain salaries in the United States can vary between $47,000 to $190,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,670 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as fire captain.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for fire captains in the United States: Los Angeles Metro Area, CA ($184,000 a year), Oxnard Metro Area, CA ($175,500 a year), and San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($172,000 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.