Firefighter salary in Orange County, CA

Average salary
$102,500/yr
Based on 231 income tax records
$37,500
$221,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$78K
 
$99K
 
$126K
 
$152K
$37,500
$221,000
How much do Firefighters make?
The average total salary for a Firefighter is $102,500 per year. This is based on data from 231 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Firefighter and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Firefighter salary can vary between $37,500 to $221,000 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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City Of Los Angeles, Orange County, CA
24 income tax records
$146,500/yr
$70K – $216K
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Los Angeles County, Orange County, CA
28 income tax records
$133,500/yr
$67K – $280K
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Orange County Fire Authority, Orange County, CA
36 income tax records
$121,000/yr
$65K – $204K
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City Of Long Beach, Orange County, CA
11 income tax records
$107,000/yr
$82K – $142K
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State Of California, Orange County, CA
29 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$39K – $96K

Firefighter demographics in Orange County, CA

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59% are single
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41% are married
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32% have kids
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49% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Firefighters in Orange County, CA

231 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a firefighter in Orange County, CA is $102,500 per year. Firefighter salaries in Orange County, CA can vary between $37,500 to $221,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 231 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as firefighter.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for firefighters in Orange County, CA: City of Los Angeles ($146,500 a year), Los Angeles County ($133,500 a year), and Orange County Fire Authority ($121,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for firefighters in Orange 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.