Career Attributes

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

Average Firefighter Yearly Salary in Nevada

Firefighters earn an average yearly salary of $62,220. Salaries typically start from $40,240 and go up to $87,660.

Average Firefighter Hourly Wage in Nevada

Firefighters earn an average hourly wage of $29.91. Hourly wages typically start from $19.35 and go up to $42.14.

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 Nevada earn:

$42.14
an hour
$87,660
per year
Senior Firefighter Earnings

Senior Firefighters in Nevada earn:

$36.05
an hour
$74,990
per year
Experienced Firefighter Earnings

Experienced Firefighters in Nevada earn:

$29.56
an hour
$61,490
per year
Junior Firefighter Earnings

Junior Firefighters in Nevada earn:

$24.80
an hour
$51,580
per year
Starting Firefighter Earnings

Starting Firefighters in Nevada earn:

$19.35
an hour
$40,240
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Firefighter Salary Comparison

Firefighters earn more than 87% percent of similar careers in Nevada.

Energy Auditor Salary $70k
Social Worker Salary $69k
Librarian Salary $65k
Mail Superintendent Salary $64k
Insurance Sales Agent Salary $63k
Firefighter Salary $62k
Real Estate Appraiser Salary $61k
Real Estate Agent Salary $61k
Court Reporter Salary $59k
Probation Officer Salary $58k
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

Career Attributes

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