Firefighter salary in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

Average salary
Based on 470 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Firefighters make?
The average total salary for a Firefighter is $99,000 per year. This is based on data from 470 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Firefighter and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Firefighter salary can vary between $34,500 to $215,000 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

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
City Of Los Angeles, Orange County, CA
81 income tax records
$70K – $216K
Los Angeles County, Los Angeles County, CA
74 income tax records
$51K – $208K
Orange County Fire Authority, Orange County, CA
36 income tax records
$65K – $204K
City Of Long Beach, Orange County, CA
24 income tax records
$82K – $142K
National Finance Center, Los Angeles County, CA
16 income tax records
$40K – $102K
US Department Of Defense, Los Angeles County, CA
10 income tax records
$31K – $90K
State Of California, Orange County, CA
29 income tax records
$39K – $96K

Firefighter demographics in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

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61% are single
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39% are married
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32% have kids
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48% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Firefighters in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

470 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a firefighter in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA is $99,000 per year. Firefighter salaries in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA can vary between $34,500 to $215,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 470 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as firefighter.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for firefighters near Los Angeles Metro Area, CA: City of Los Angeles ($131,000 a year), Los Angeles County ($121,500 a year), and Orange County Fire Authority ($121,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for firefighters near Los Angeles Metro Area, CA: Apple Valley, CA ($134,000 a year), San Clemente, CA ($130,500 a year), and Newbury Park, CA ($128,500 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.