Firefighter salary in New Orleans Metro Area, LA

Average salary
$52,000/yr
Based on 198 income tax records
$29,500
$99,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$29,500
$99,000
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 $52,000 per year. This is based on data from 198 TurboTax users who reported their job as Firefighter and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Firefighter salary can vary between $29,500 to $99,000 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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Prairieville, LA
10 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$55K – $85K
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Sulphur, LA
10 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$56K – $71K
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Houma, LA
14 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$49K – $71K
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Cantonment, FL
13 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$44K – $74K
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Slidell, LA
22 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$47K – $77K
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Daphne, AL
14 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$45K – $61K
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Lake Charles, LA
19 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$50K – $60K
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Ponchatoula, LA
12 income tax records
$54,500/yr
$43K – $67K
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New Orleans, LA
29 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$49K – $70K
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Baton Rouge, LA
23 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$46K – $58K
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Gulf Breeze, FL
12 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$38K – $64K
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Denham Springs, LA
21 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$38K – $59K
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Covington, LA
20 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$45K – $64K
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Metairie, LA
21 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$42K – $66K
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Pineville, LA
13 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$39K – $54K
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Long Beach, MS
14 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$29K – $66K
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Clinton, MS
12 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$36K – $51K
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Mobile, AL
33 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$37K – $59K
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Alexandria, LA
13 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$40K – $54K
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Milton, FL
25 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$38K – $61K
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Pensacola, FL
49 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$36K – $57K
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Biloxi, MS
21 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$31K – $51K
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Ocean Springs, MS
16 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$32K – $46K
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Gulfport, MS
19 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$34K – $51K
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Jackson, MS
13 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$30K – $39K
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Brandon, MS
30 income tax records
$29,500/yr
$26K – $35K

Firefighter salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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City Of New Orleans, Orleans County, LA
16 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$51K – $74K
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Jefferson Parish, Jefferson County, LA
13 income tax records
$49,500/yr
$47K – $54K
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St Tammany Fire Protection Distr, St. Tammany County, LA
11 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$46K – $53K
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St Bernard Parish Government, St. Bernard County, LA
11 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$30K – $45K

Firefighter demographics in New Orleans Metro Area, LA

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56% are single
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44% are married
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40% have kids
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53% own a home

Firefighter salaries by age in New Orleans Metro Area, LA

$0
$17,875
$35,750
$53,625
$71,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Firefighters in New Orleans Metro Area, LA

198 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a firefighter in New Orleans Metro Area, LA is $52,000 per year. Firefighter salaries in New Orleans Metro Area, LA can vary between $29,500 to $99,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 198 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as firefighter.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for firefighters near New Orleans Metro Area, LA: City of New Orleans ($62,500 a year), Jefferson Parish ($49,500 a year), and St Tammany Fire Protection Distr ($47,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for firefighters near New Orleans Metro Area, LA: Prairieville, LA ($76,500 a year), Sulphur, LA ($67,000 a year), and Houma, LA ($58,000 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.