Fire Captain Salary in New Jersey

How much does a Fire Captain make in New Jersey? The average Fire Captain salary in New Jersey is $79,510 as of May 31, 2019, but the range typically falls between $75,655 and $97,837. 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. View the Cost of Living in New Jersey

About New Jersey    New Jersey is bordered on the north and northeast by New York (parts of which are across the Hudson River, Upper New York Bay, the Kill Van Kull, Newa....More

Recently searched related titles: Fire Marshal, Fire Chief, Fire Battalion Chief

Recently searched companies with related titles : Cal Fire Fire Captain

Job Description

Fire Captain manages 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 reports to a manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

Select a city to view specific salary and bonus information for Fire Captain

Loading results...
Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bayonne, NJ Avg. Salary $81,802 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Bergenfield, NJ Avg. Salary $82,518 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Bloomfield, NJ Avg. Salary $82,590 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location East Brunswick, NJ Avg. Salary $82,991 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Hoboken, NJ Avg. Salary $86,673 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Irvington, NJ Avg. Salary $81,802 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Lakewood, NJ Avg. Salary $81,585 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Middlesex, NJ Avg. Salary $80,369 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Passaic, NJ Avg. Salary $82,590 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Location Union, NJ Avg. Salary $81,802 Date Updated May 31, 2019
Job Openings for Fire Captain in New Jersey
Salary for

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst