Career Attributes

  • $42,699
  • 327,300
  • 3.8
  • 7.2%
  • Criminal Justice
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How much does a Firefighter make in Maine?

Average Firefighter Yearly Salary in Maine

Firefighters earn an average yearly salary of $33,380. Salaries typically start from $22,520 and go up to $49,380.

Average Firefighter Hourly Wage in Maine

Firefighters earn an average hourly wage of $16.05. Hourly wages typically start from $10.83 and go up to $23.74.

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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Employment Type Mix

56%
Full-Time
44%
Part-Time

Source: CareerExplorer user data. View more Firefighter demographics

Salary Satisfaction

3.2
SCORE
616
RATINGS
Firefighters average a score of 3.2 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Firefighters in the 71th percentile of salary satisfaction.

Source: CareerExplorer user data. View more Firefighter satisfaction

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Firefighter Earnings by Seniority

Top End Firefighter Earnings

The highest earning Firefighters in Maine earn:

$23.74
an hour
$49,380
per year
Senior Firefighter Earnings

Senior Firefighters in Maine earn:

$19.60
an hour
$40,760
per year
Experienced Firefighter Earnings

Experienced Firefighters in Maine earn:

$14.50
an hour
$30,170
per year
Junior Firefighter Earnings

Junior Firefighters in Maine earn:

$12.84
an hour
$26,700
per year
Starting Firefighter Earnings

Starting Firefighters in Maine earn:

$10.83
an hour
$22,520
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Firefighter Salary Comparison

Firefighters earn more than 44% percent of similar careers in Maine.

Printing Worker Salary $35k
Precious Metal Worker Salary $35k
Customer Service Representative Salary $34k
Administrative Assistant Salary $34k
Highway Maintenance Worker Salary $34k
Firefighter Salary $33k
Medical Secretary Salary $32k
Engraver Salary $31k
Delivery Service Driver Salary $31k
Office Clerk Salary $31k
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

Career Attributes

  • $42,699
  • 327,300
  • 3.8
  • 7.2%
  • Criminal Justice
More Attributes