Career Attributes

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

Average Firefighter Yearly Salary in Vermont

Firefighters earn an average yearly salary of $36,860. Salaries typically start from $19,980 and go up to $55,880.

Average Firefighter Hourly Wage in Vermont

Firefighters earn an average hourly wage of $17.72. Hourly wages typically start from $9.61 and go up to $26.87.

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 Vermont earn:

$26.87
an hour
$55,880
per year
Senior Firefighter Earnings

Senior Firefighters in Vermont earn:

$22.55
an hour
$46,900
per year
Experienced Firefighter Earnings

Experienced Firefighters in Vermont earn:

$17.84
an hour
$37,110
per year
Junior Firefighter Earnings

Junior Firefighters in Vermont earn:

$9.75
an hour
$20,280
per year
Starting Firefighter Earnings

Starting Firefighters in Vermont earn:

$9.61
an hour
$19,980
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Firefighter Salary Comparison

Firefighters earn more than 39% percent of similar careers in Vermont.

Substance Abuse Social Worker Salary $40k
Hazardous Materials Removal Worker Salary $39k
Printing Worker Salary $39k
Maintenance Worker Salary $39k
Medical Secretary Salary $38k
Firefighter Salary $36k
Customer Service Representative Salary $36k
Delivery Service Driver Salary $35k
Administrative Assistant Salary $34k
Garbage Collector Salary $32k
Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)

Career Attributes

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