Firefighter salary in Seattle, WA

Average salary
$104,500/yr
Based on 144 income tax records
$56,500
$179,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$97K
 
$105K
 
$126K
$56,500
$179,000
How much do Firefighters make?
The average total salary for a Firefighter is $104,500 per year. This is based on data from 144 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Firefighter and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Firefighter salary can vary between $56,500 to $179,000 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 Seattle, King County, WA
95 income tax records
$113,000/yr
$69K – $239K
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City Of Bellevue, King County, WA
16 income tax records
$111,000/yr
$72K – $131K
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Kent Fire Department Rfa, King County, WA
22 income tax records
$108,000/yr
$73K – $140K
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Renton Regional Fire Authority, King County, WA
11 income tax records
$102,000/yr
$47K – $140K
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King County Fire Protection Dist, King County, WA
10 income tax records
$101,500/yr
$74K – $146K
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South King Fire Rescue, King County, WA
13 income tax records
$95,000/yr
$73K – $126K
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City Of Tacoma, King County, WA
14 income tax records
$93,000/yr
$67K – $140K

Firefighter demographics in Seattle, WA

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55% are single
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45% are married
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34% have kids
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59% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Firefighters in Seattle, WA

144 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a firefighter in Seattle, WA is $104,500 per year. Firefighter salaries in Seattle, WA can vary between $56,500 to $179,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 144 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as firefighter.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for firefighters near Seattle, WA: City of Seattle ($113,000 a year), City of Bellevue ($111,000 a year), and Kent Fire Department Rfa ($108,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for firefighters near Seattle, WA: Kent, WA ($125,500 a year), Camas, WA ($114,500 a year), and Snohomish, WA ($113,000 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.