Career Attributes

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

Average Firefighter Yearly Salary in Oregon

Firefighters earn an average yearly salary of $62,530. Salaries typically start from $32,030 and go up to $87,120.

Average Firefighter Hourly Wage in Oregon

Firefighters earn an average hourly wage of $30.06. Hourly wages typically start from $15.40 and go up to $41.88.

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
620
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 Oregon earn:

$41.88
an hour
$87,120
per year
Senior Firefighter Earnings

Senior Firefighters in Oregon earn:

$37.05
an hour
$77,070
per year
Experienced Firefighter Earnings

Experienced Firefighters in Oregon earn:

$31.68
an hour
$65,890
per year
Junior Firefighter Earnings

Junior Firefighters in Oregon earn:

$24.23
an hour
$50,400
per year
Starting Firefighter Earnings

Starting Firefighters in Oregon earn:

$15.40
an hour
$32,030
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 Oregon.

Mail Superintendent Salary $68k
Police Officer Salary $68k
Energy Auditor Salary $67k
Healthcare Social Worker Salary $66k
Insurance Sales Agent Salary $63k
Firefighter Salary $62k
Librarian Salary $61k
Recruiter Salary $59k
Probation Officer Salary $58k
Energy Broker Salary $57k
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

Career Attributes

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