Firefighter salary in Seattle, WA

Average salary
Based on 144 income tax records
Average salary by age
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

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
City Of Seattle, King County, WA
95 income tax records
$69K – $239K
City Of Bellevue, King County, WA
16 income tax records
$72K – $131K
Kent Fire Department Rfa, King County, WA
22 income tax records
$73K – $140K
Renton Regional Fire Authority, King County, WA
11 income tax records
$47K – $140K
King County Fire Protection Dist, King County, WA
10 income tax records
$74K – $146K
South King Fire Rescue, King County, WA
13 income tax records
$73K – $126K
City Of Tacoma, King County, WA
14 income tax records
$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).
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.