Firefighter salary in Kern County, CA

Average salary
$88,500/yr
Based on 73 income tax records
$33,000
$153,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$87K
 
$104K
$33,000
$153,000
How much do Firefighters make?
The average total salary for a Firefighter is $88,500 per year. This is based on data from 73 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Firefighter and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Firefighter salary can vary between $33,000 to $153,000 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

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Kern County, Kern County, CA
20 income tax records
$109,500/yr
$78K – $144K
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US Department Of Defense, Kern County, CA
13 income tax records
$85,500/yr
$24K – $108K

Firefighter demographics in Kern County, CA

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31% are single
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69% are married
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67% have kids
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75% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Firefighters in Kern County, CA

73 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a firefighter in Kern County, CA is $88,500 per year. Firefighter salaries in Kern County, CA can vary between $33,000 to $153,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 73 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as firefighter.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for firefighters in Kern County, CA: Apple Valley, CA ($134,000 a year), San Clemente, CA ($130,500 a year), and Newbury Park, CA ($128,500 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.