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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

American Medical Response - Herndon,VA
The mission and purpose this is to compassionately deliver high-quality service and basic, as well as advanced patient care in a professional, caring ... Full Description

Fairfax County Government - Fairfax,VA
., removes fire debris and water, locates hidden fires, and operates shut-off valves for gas, electricity, oil and water); Operates chemical and hand ... Full Description

Compugain Corporation - Bethesda,MD
CompuGain is an Information Technology and Business Consulting firm providing project-based solutions, software solutions and professional staffing se... Full Description

JobLeads - Reston,VA
.) * Provide leadership while managing daily activities of an operational shift * Perform duties and of Fire Chief in his or her absence * Plan and ex... Full Description

Erickson Living - Ashburn,VA
Responsible for carrying out the Security and Emergency Services Programs under the direction of the Supervisor to include; Security, Emergency Medica... Full Description

Prince William County Government - Nokesville,VA
Introduction The Prince William County Fire and Rescue system is looking for a training / organization development professional to join our fast-paced... Full Description

Technical Resources International - Bethesda,MD
Performs various tasks in support of clinical research including adverse event analysis and processing, serious adverse event reconciliation, preparat... Full Description

Bechtel Corporation - Reston,VA
+ **Requisition ID:** **212421** + * Title: Fire Protection Engineer WTP (212421)** + **Project: WTP** + **Location: Reston, VA** + **Relocation Autho... Full Description

Amphibious Medics - Arlington,VA
Amphibious Medics is currently hiring EMT-Bs or above for Full Time and Per Diem as Health and Safety Medical Technicians in Arlington, VA. Company Ov... Full Description

Dewberry - Fairfax,VA
Plumbing & Fire Protection Engineer/Designer Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 pro... Full Description

Job Openings

American Medical Response - Herndon,VA
Fairfax County Government - Fairfax,VA
Compugain Corporation - Bethesda,MD
JobLeads - Reston,VA
Erickson Living - Ashburn,VA
Prince William County Government - Nokesville,VA