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Employment and Job Market Info for U.S. Metro Areas


Annual Earnings
National 315,910 1.0 $48,030Explore the national job market for Firefighters

data source:Bureau of Labor Statistics

Top job markets for Firefighters ranked by
concentration (left) and median earnings (right):

Metro areas with populations over 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Cincinnati, OH 1.7
Providence, RI 1.7
Cleveland, OH 1.7
Hampton Roads, VA 1.6
Columbus, OH 1.6
Metro Area Median Earnings
SF Metro Area $91,470
Seattle-Tacoma, WA $80,470
San Jose, CA $78,340
LA Metro Area $77,730
NYC Metro Area $75,210

Metro areas with populations of 500,000 to 1 million

Metro Area Location Quotient
Akron, OH 1.9
Springfield, MA 1.9
Melbourne, FL 1.9
Augusta, GA 1.8
Portland, ME 1.8
Metro Area Median Earnings
Santa Rosa, CA $74,390
Oxnard, CA $71,120
New Haven, CT $70,240
Bridgeport, CT $68,250
Spokane, WA $67,640

Metro areas with populations of 200,000 to 500,000

Metro Area Location Quotient
Lake Havasu City, AZ 4.7
Prescott, AZ 4.4
Fayetteville, NC 2.8
Ocala, FL 2.5
Crestview, FL 2.4
Metro Area Median Earnings
Trenton, NJ $90,800
Atlantic City, NJ $86,550
Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, CA $74,610
Bremerton, WA $74,330
Bellingham, WA $72,180

National - Job Listings

montgomery gov - Gaithersburg,MD
FIRE FIGHTER/RESCUER I (RECRUIT). ... Responds to and participates in firefighting, rescue, auto extrication, hazardous material incidents, medical em... Full Description

Fairfax County Government - Fairfax,VA
After successful completion of recruit fire school and one year firefighter probationary period, the appointee will be offered an ALS internship. ... ... Full Description

Loudoun County - Leesburg,VA
Duties include but are not limited to: Responsible for overall training and management of the volunteer Firefighter I/II program and associated classe... Full Description

City of Rockville - Rockville,MD
This is responsible for performing difficult professional and responsible administrative work to apply fire protection engineering principles and prac... Full Description

Jacobs - Arlington,VA
**Fire Protection EIT/PE** **Description** The Buildings & Infrastructure \(B&I\) Line of Business is a global network of approximately 11,500 employe... Full Description

Wsp-parsons Brinckerhoff - Arlington,VA
> # Fire Protection Consultant (ID# 35588) > > # (Assistant Engineer) _Arlington, VA_ > > # Category: _Fire Protection Engineering_ > > # Job Type: _N... Full Description

IAP Worldwide Services - Washington,DC
Be medically and physically capable of completing the following tasks: Emergency response, firefighting, rescue operations, and other actions under st... Full Description

City of Fairfax, VA - Fairfax,VA
available immediately in the Fire Department This is a four year, grant funded Duties:Under the supervision of the Fire Chief or his designee, develop... Full Description

Reston Hospital Center - Reston - Reston,VA
At our facilities, we value teamwork and compassion across the spectrum of care. Take a look at what some of our team members have to say about being ... Full Description

CareerBliss - Washington,DC
Silicon Valley Ambulance is currently seeking motivated Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics for our operations. The selection process to brin... Full Description

Job Openings

montgomery gov - Gaithersburg,MD
Fairfax County Government - Fairfax,VA
Loudoun County - Leesburg,VA
City of Rockville - Rockville,MD
Jacobs - Arlington,VA
Wsp-parsons Brinckerhoff - Arlington,VA