Firefighter salary in Tacoma, WA

Average salary
$96,500/yr
Based on 103 income tax records
$50,500
$173,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$91K
 
$98K
 
$117K
$50,500
$173,000
How much do Firefighters make?
The average total salary for a Firefighter is $96,500 per year. This is based on data from 103 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Firefighter and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Firefighter salary can vary between $50,500 to $173,000 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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Pierce County Fire District 3, Pierce County, WA
13 income tax records
$133,000/yr
$73K – $181K
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Kent Fire Department Rfa, Pierce County, WA
19 income tax records
$123,000/yr
$93K – $160K
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East Pierce Fire Rescue, Pierce County, WA
12 income tax records
$118,000/yr
$75K – $161K
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City Of Seattle, Pierce County, WA
32 income tax records
$114,000/yr
$84K – $180K
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South King Fire Rescue, Pierce County, WA
17 income tax records
$99,500/yr
$79K – $171K
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Pierce County Fire Protection Di, Pierce County, WA
23 income tax records
$99,000/yr
$78K – $155K
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City Of Tacoma, Pierce County, WA
44 income tax records
$93,000/yr
$61K – $160K
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Valley Regional Fire Authority, Pierce County, WA
10 income tax records
$89,500/yr
$75K – $109K
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US Department Of Defense, Pierce County, WA
18 income tax records
$81,000/yr
$43K – $97K

Firefighter demographics in Tacoma, WA

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39% are single
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61% are married
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49% have kids
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74% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Firefighters in Tacoma, WA

103 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a firefighter in Tacoma, WA is $96,500 per year. Firefighter salaries in Tacoma, WA can vary between $50,500 to $173,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 103 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as firefighter.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for firefighters near Tacoma, WA: Pierce County Fire District 3 ($133,000 a year), Kent Fire Department Rfa ($123,000 a year), and East Pierce Fire Rescue ($118,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for firefighters near Tacoma, 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.