How much does a Fire Fighter make in San Diego, CA? The average Fire Fighter salary in San Diego, CA is $51,668 as of March 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $38,751 and $64,585. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Fire Fighter responds immediately to fires and other emergency situations. Provides protection to public and property. Being a Fire Fighter requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically requires certification as an Emergency Medical Technician. Additionally, Fire Fighter may need to pass physical ability tests. Typically reports to a manager. Fire Fighter's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2021 View full job description

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