Firefighter salary in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

Average salary
$92,000/yr
Based on 462 income tax records
$27,000
$208,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$27,000
$208,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Firefighters make?
The average total salary for a Firefighter is $92,000 per year. This is based on data from 462 TurboTax users who reported their job as Firefighter and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Firefighter salary can vary between $27,000 to $208,000 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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Irvine, CA
13 income tax records
$140,000/yr
$84K – $148K
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Huntington Beach, CA
36 income tax records
$120,000/yr
$68K – $154K
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Newbury Park, CA
17 income tax records
$119,000/yr
$88K – $160K
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El Cajon, CA
16 income tax records
$114,000/yr
$95K – $117K
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San Clemente, CA
15 income tax records
$113,000/yr
$75K – $131K
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Tehachapi, CA
12 income tax records
$110,000/yr
$86K – $125K
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Ventura, CA
35 income tax records
$110,000/yr
$67K – $138K
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Corona, CA
16 income tax records
$107,000/yr
$59K – $127K
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Moorpark, CA
13 income tax records
$107,000/yr
$82K – $136K
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Camarillo, CA
26 income tax records
$105,500/yr
$57K – $136K
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Costa Mesa, CA
12 income tax records
$105,000/yr
$88K – $120K
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Menifee, CA
29 income tax records
$101,000/yr
$74K – $133K
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Escondido, CA
14 income tax records
$100,000/yr
$69K – $114K
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Rancho Cucamonga, CA
22 income tax records
$99,500/yr
$67K – $129K
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Oceanside, CA
34 income tax records
$99,000/yr
$68K – $115K
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Riverside, CA
12 income tax records
$98,000/yr
$52K – $142K
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La Mesa, CA
10 income tax records
$98,000/yr
$80K – $114K
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Carlsbad, CA
18 income tax records
$97,500/yr
$80K – $120K
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Mission Viejo, CA
13 income tax records
$95,500/yr
$75K – $123K
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Simi Valley, CA
15 income tax records
$93,500/yr
$64K – $110K
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Murrieta, CA
30 income tax records
$90,500/yr
$70K – $109K
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Bakersfield, CA
32 income tax records
$87,500/yr
$54K – $103K
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Yucaipa, CA
16 income tax records
$87,500/yr
$62K – $112K
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Long Beach, CA
25 income tax records
$86,000/yr
$68K – $121K
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Santa Maria, CA
15 income tax records
$84,500/yr
$61K – $105K
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Los Angeles, CA
19 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$49K – $111K
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Redlands, CA
10 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$54K – $115K
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Temecula, CA
35 income tax records
$83,500/yr
$69K – $125K
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Beaumont, CA
16 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$69K – $107K
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Vista, CA
11 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$73K – $104K
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Lake Elsinore, CA
11 income tax records
$78,500/yr
$43K – $83K
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San Luis Obispo, CA
15 income tax records
$76,000/yr
$54K – $90K
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San Marcos, CA
12 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$62K – $102K
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San Diego, CA
134 income tax records
$71,000/yr
$52K – $92K
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Lompoc, CA
17 income tax records
$70,500/yr
$56K – $81K
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Santa Barbara, CA
24 income tax records
$65,500/yr
$50K – $99K
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Visalia, CA
14 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$51K – $77K
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San Bernardino, CA
12 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$49K – $123K

Firefighter salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Los Angeles County, Orange County, CA
68 income tax records
$132,500/yr
$102K – $165K
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City Of Los Angeles, Orange County, CA
74 income tax records
$116,000/yr
$100K – $146K
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City Of Long Beach, Los Angeles County, CA
10 income tax records
$111,500/yr
$92K – $134K
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Orange County Fire Authority, Orange County, CA
30 income tax records
$98,000/yr
$78K – $138K
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National Finance Center, Los Angeles County, CA
17 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$42K – $70K
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State Of California, Orange County, CA
17 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$35K – $62K

Firefighter demographics in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

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65% are single
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35% are married
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28% have kids
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38% own a home

Firefighter salaries by age in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA

$0
$44,250
$88,500
$132,750
$177,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

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

462 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a firefighter in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA is $92,000 per year. Firefighter salaries in Los Angeles Metro Area, CA can vary between $27,000 to $208,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 462 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: Los Angeles County ($132,500 a year), City of Los Angeles ($116,000 a year), and City of Long Beach ($111,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for firefighters near Los Angeles Metro Area, CA: Irvine, CA ($140,000 a year), Huntington Beach, CA ($120,000 a year), and Newbury Park, CA ($119,000 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.