Firefighter salary in South Carolina

Average salary
$46,000/yr
Based on 1,008 income tax records
$26,500
$82,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$38K
 
$46K
 
$50K
 
$55K
 
$49K
$26,500
$82,000
How much do Firefighters make?
The average total salary for a Firefighter is $46,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,008 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Firefighter and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Firefighter salary can vary between $26,500 to $82,000 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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US Department Of Defense, South Carolina
64 income tax records
$65,000/yr
$24K – $88K
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City Of Charlotte, South Carolina
12 income tax records
$62,000/yr
$42K – $85K
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City Of Greenville, South Carolina
19 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$41K – $75K
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City Of Charleston, South Carolina
57 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$37K – $91K
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Town Of Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
19 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$45K – $78K
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City Of Columbia, South Carolina
73 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$33K – $61K
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City Of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
18 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$34K – $68K
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Georgetown County, South Carolina
15 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$34K – $61K
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Horry County, South Carolina
29 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$33K – $70K
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City Of North Charleston, South Carolina
23 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$35K – $81K
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St Johns Fire District Comm, South Carolina
15 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$41K – $67K
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County Of Lexington, South Carolina
53 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$32K – $64K
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Town Of Summerville, South Carolina
13 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$31K – $54K
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City Of Simpsonville, South Carolina
11 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$23K – $44K
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Burton Fire District, South Carolina
11 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$29K – $65K
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Parker Sewer Fire Sub, South Carolina
15 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$32K – $49K

Firefighter demographics in South Carolina

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49% are single
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51% are married
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43% have kids
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59% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Firefighters in South Carolina

1,008 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a firefighter in South Carolina is $46,000 per year. Firefighter salaries in South Carolina can vary between $26,500 to $82,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,008 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as firefighter.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for firefighters in South Carolina: US Department of Defense ($65,000 a year), City of Charlotte ($62,000 a year), and City of Greenville ($58,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for firefighters in South Carolina: Mount Pleasant, SC ($54,000 a year), Beaufort, SC ($54,000 a year), and Moncks Corner, SC ($54,000 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.