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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

General Dynamics Information Technology - Arlington,VA
Responsible for the design and development of voice, video, radio-frequency, and/or data communications networks. Analyzes voice, video, radio-frequen... Full Description

Fairfax County Government - Fairfax,VA
Fairfax County, VA is seeking a Chief to lead its Fire and Rescue Department. The Chief plans, coordinates, and directs the overall operation of the F... Full Description

Global Engineering Solutions - Bethesda,MD
Global Engineering Solutions Fire Protection Engineer. Global Engineering Solutions (GES) is an award-winning engineering, program management, and con... Full Description

Vernon Heating & Air Conditioning - Chantilly,VA
We are currently looking for a Commercial/Industrial/ Residential/Light Commercial Dispatcher in Chantilly, VA. A minimum of 0-2 years experience is r... Full Description

StoneSprings Hospital Center - HCA Healthcare - Dulles,VA
At StoneSprings Hospital Center, a 124-bed acute care HCA Healthcare facility that recently opened on December 7, 2015 in Loudoun County, VA, you'll f... Full Description

Loudoun County Government - Leesburg,VA
The Loudoun County Department of Fire and Rescue, is a combination career/volunteer organization comprised of over 500 employees and 800+ active opera... Full Description

Emergency Medicine opening in , Virginia. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.com12K Annual Volume 24 Bed ED Fast Track on Site BC... Full Description

Above and Beyond - Sterling,VA
Dispatcher Transportation Operations. Special Note: NO CALLS WILL BE ACCEPTED ON THIS JOB POSTING!... Full Description

Medcor - Bethesda,MD
EMT - Drug Testing Specialist Code 18-CLA-004 Required Licensure/Experience Type Full Time Hourly Location MD - Bethesda Job Category Construction Sit... Full Description

Burns & McDonnell - Arlington,VA
**Description** Successful candidates will join a team of Fire Protection Engineers who work on a wide range of exciting and challenging projects incl... Full Description

Job Openings

General Dynamics Information Technology - Arlington,VA
Fairfax County Government - Fairfax,VA
Global Engineering Solutions - Bethesda,MD
Vernon Heating & Air Conditioning - Chantilly,VA
StoneSprings Hospital Center - HCA Healthcare - Dulles,VA
Loudoun County Government - Leesburg,VA