Fire Captain Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Fire Captain make in District of Columbia? The average Fire Captain salary in District of Columbia is $81,120 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $77,191 and $99,819. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $77,191 10% $73,614 90% $116,844 75% $99,819 $81,120 50%(Median)
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Fire Captain manages a team of firefighters. Ensures all equipment is properly maintained and serviced. Being a Fire Captain directs training and conditioning activities. Leads and coordinates the response at a fire event. Additionally, Fire Captain typically requires an associate's degree. Typically reports to a manager. The Fire Captain manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. To be a Fire Captain typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $80,712 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $80,712 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $80,712 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $80,712 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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