Firefighter salary in Tacoma, WA

Average salary
Based on 103 income tax records
Average salary by age
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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Firefighter salary by location

Firefighter salary by company

Average salary per year*
Salary range**
Pierce County Fire District 3, Pierce County, WA
13 income tax records
$73K – $181K
Kent Fire Department Rfa, Pierce County, WA
19 income tax records
$93K – $160K
East Pierce Fire Rescue, Pierce County, WA
12 income tax records
$75K – $161K
City Of Seattle, Pierce County, WA
32 income tax records
$84K – $180K
South King Fire Rescue, Pierce County, WA
17 income tax records
$79K – $171K
Pierce County Fire Protection Di, Pierce County, WA
23 income tax records
$78K – $155K
City Of Tacoma, Pierce County, WA
44 income tax records
$61K – $160K
Valley Regional Fire Authority, Pierce County, WA
10 income tax records
$75K – $109K
US Department Of Defense, Pierce County, WA
18 income tax records
$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).
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.