How much does a Fire Captain make in Louisiana? The average Fire Captain salary in Louisiana is $70,120 as of March 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $66,727 and $86,291. 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.

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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 Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $66,859 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $72,078 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $64,265 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $68,056 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $64,265 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $71,264 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $67,471 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $64,850 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $72,506 Date Updated March 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $67,471 Date Updated March 26, 2020

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