Firefighter salary in Essex County, NJ

Average salary
$64,000/yr
Based on 54 income tax records
Total salary range: is $52,500 - $87,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

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How much do Firefighters make?
The average total salary for a Firefighter is $64,000 per year. This is based on data from 54 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Firefighter and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Firefighter salary can vary between $38,500 to $117,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Firefighter salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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West Haven, CT
13 income tax records
$92,500/yr
$89K – $101K
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Trenton, NJ
37 income tax records
$92,000/yr
$70K – $109K
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Hamden, CT
13 income tax records
$91,000/yr
$75K – $101K
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Troy, NY
11 income tax records
$83,500/yr
$63K – $99K
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Allentown, PA
11 income tax records
$81,000/yr
$66K – $101K
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Harrisburg, PA
10 income tax records
$77,000/yr
$73K – $89K
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West Springfield, MA
11 income tax records
$74,500/yr
$63K – $84K
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Bethlehem, PA
12 income tax records
$74,000/yr
$64K – $80K
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New York, NY
20 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$61K – $99K
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Binghamton, NY
13 income tax records
$72,500/yr
$48K – $81K
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Chicopee, MA
17 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$63K – $77K
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Albany, NY
20 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$63K – $78K
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Yonkers, NY
17 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$54K – $95K
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Scranton, PA
13 income tax records
$68,500/yr
$62K – $83K
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Rockaway Park, NY
13 income tax records
$68,000/yr
$64K – $73K
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East Orange, NJ
17 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$58K – $72K
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Wilmington, DE
16 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$46K – $76K
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Newark, NJ
11 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$49K – $63K
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Hartford, CT
12 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$51K – $69K
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Pittsfield, MA
11 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$47K – $82K
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New Haven, CT
14 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$47K – $64K
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Jersey City, NJ
23 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$41K – $62K

Firefighter salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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City Of Newark, Essex County, NJ
13 income tax records
$76,000/yr
$63K – $90K

Firefighter demographics in Essex County, NJ

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86% are single
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14% are married
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35% have kids
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38% own a home

Firefighter salaries by age in Essex County, NJ

$0
$26,500
$53,000
$79,500
$106,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Firefighters in Essex County, NJ

54 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a firefighter in Essex County, NJ is $64,000 per year. Firefighter salaries in Essex County, NJ can vary between $38,500 to $117,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 54 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as firefighter.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for firefighters in Essex County, NJ: Philadelphia, PA ($95,500 a year), West Haven, CT ($92,500 a year), and Trenton, NJ ($92,000 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.