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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

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

The Kirlin Group - Rockville,MD
National Fire Protection, LLC | Kirlin Company is a fire protection systems contractor capable of performing any type of commercial, industrial, servi... 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

Northern Virginia Community College - Springfield,VA
Preferred QualificationsBLS Instructor, ACLS Instructor, PALS Instructor, ITLS Instructor, NVEMS Council EMT-B Evaluator, certified Firefighter and/or... Full Description

Premise Health - Washington,DC
We have an opening for a full time EMT to work at our employer health center located in Georgetown, KY! Premise Health is a leading worksite health an... Full Description

FARO Technologies - Washington,DC
Location: Remote based around Washington, DC/MD/VA areaWe are currently seeking a proven salesperson in for FARO s Public Safety Forensics business wh... Full Description

General Dynamics Information Technology - Arlington,VA
Deploy, configure, tests, and manage COTS products and customize tools to ensure applications meet documented Operations and Engineering program requi... Full Description

Stonewall Jackson Volunteer & Rescue - Manassas,VA
Members entering the fire operations career track with spend the first 18 months of their membership completing intense training which includes the Fi... Full Description

TeamHealth - Ashburn,VA
Emergency Medicine opening in , Virginia. This and other physician jobs brought to you by DocCafe.comWe have an opportunity for a Physician to join ou... Full Description

Leidos - Springfield,VA
Description: Leidos Defense and Intelligence Group is seeking and Event Management Engineer to support our Joint Regional Security Stack (JRSS) team i... Full Description

Job Openings

Fairfax County Government - Fairfax,VA
The Kirlin Group - Rockville,MD
Global Engineering Solutions - Bethesda,MD
Northern Virginia Community College - Springfield,VA
Premise Health - Washington,DC
FARO Technologies - Washington,DC