Fire Fighter Salary in San Francisco, California

How much does a Fire Fighter make in San Francisco, CA? The average Fire Fighter salary in San Francisco, CA is $58,660 as of July 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $43,996 and $73,326. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description

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 2019 Salary.com)

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