Firefighter salary in Detroit Metro Area, MI

Average salary
$74,500/yr
Based on 363 income tax records
$30,500
$124,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$50K
 
$69K
 
$78K
 
$87K
 
$89K
$30,500
$124,000
How much do Firefighters make?
The average total salary for a Firefighter is $74,500 per year. This is based on data from 363 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Firefighter and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Firefighter salary can vary between $30,500 to $124,000 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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Firefighter salary by location

Firefighter salary by company

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Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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City Of Detroit, Macomb County, MI
60 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$50K – $108K

Firefighter demographics in Detroit Metro Area, MI

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45% are single
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55% are married
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50% have kids
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69% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Firefighters in Detroit Metro Area, MI

363 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a firefighter in Detroit Metro Area, MI is $74,500 per year. Firefighter salaries in Detroit Metro Area, MI can vary between $30,500 to $124,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 363 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as firefighter.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for firefighters near Detroit Metro Area, MI: New Baltimore, MI ($84,500 a year), Macomb, MI ($81,000 a year), and Saint Clair Shores, MI ($79,000 a year).
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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
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.