Firefighter salary in Placer County, CA

Average salary
Based on 128 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Firefighters make?
The average total salary for a Firefighter is $117,000 per year. This is based on data from 128 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Firefighter and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Firefighter salary can vary between $38,000 to $198,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Firefighter salary by location

Firefighter salary by company

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Sacramento Metropolitan Fire, Placer County, CA
15 income tax records
$112K – $203K
City Of Sacramento City Hall, Placer County, CA
12 income tax records
$51K – $195K
State Of California, Placer County, CA
31 income tax records
$43K – $152K

Firefighter demographics in Placer County, CA

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38% are single
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62% are married
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55% have kids
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69% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Firefighters in Placer County, CA

128 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a firefighter in Placer County, CA is $117,000 per year. Firefighter salaries in Placer County, CA can vary between $38,000 to $198,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 128 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as firefighter.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for firefighters in Placer County, CA: Sacramento Metropolitan Fire ($153,500 a year), City of Sacramento City Hall ($110,000 a year), and State of California ($62,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for firefighters in Placer County, CA: Livermore, CA ($150,500 a year), El Dorado Hills, CA ($138,500 a year), and Concord, CA ($136,500 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.