How much does a Fire Protection Specialist make? The average Fire Protection Specialist salary is $103,308 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $94,983 and $113,064. 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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Evergreen Fire and Security - Richmond , VA
Who We Are Evergreen Fire and Security (EFS) is a recognized leader in the life safety and security ... protection systems. The Key to Our Success Our success is due in large part to the experience ...
Lensa - 63 days ago
Hiller Companies - Chesapeake , VA
The Hiller Companies, Inc., a national leader in the Fire Protection and Security Industry, has an immediate opening for an Accounts Receivable Specialist in Chesapeake, Virginia. Salary Range: $14 ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Sunrise Senior Living - Arlington , VA
...  HVAC, fire protection or mechanical. _ Three (3) years of maintenance experience preferred. _ Technical school education preferred. _ Demonstrates general understanding of systems such as HVAC, ...
Sunrise Senior Living - 36 days ago
Experience with emergency preparedness, wellness, health and safety, sustainability, fire protection, or military personnel is a plus but not required. To complete your application, please submit a ...
ZipRecruiter - 20 days ago
... protected veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. Why CDM Smith ... fire stations, water/wastewater treatment plants, etc., including Private Non-Profit facilities ...
Lensa - 5 days ago
... protected veteran status or any other characteristics protected by applicable law. Why CDM Smith ... fire stations, water/wastewater treatment plants, etc., including Private Non-Profit facilities ...
Lensa - 5 days ago

Fire Protection Specialist Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Fire Protection Specialist between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of October 28, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Fire Protection Specialist in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $129,135
Washington, DC $115,002
Miami, FL $100,571
Chicago, IL $109,598
Boston, MA $116,397
New York, NY $124,279
Dallas, TX $102,636
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Average Base Salary

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Average Total Cash Compensation

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What is the average salary for Fire Protection Specialist in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Fire Protection Specialist in the United States. The base salary for Fire Protection Specialist ranges from $94,983 to $113,064 with the average base salary of $103,308. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $96,953 to $117,773 with the average total cash compensation of $106,480.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $103,308 $94,983 - $113,064
Bonus $3,172 $1,969 - $4,709
Total Pay $106,480 $96,953 - $117,773
* Base Salary represents gross income before taxes and deductions. It does not include additional pay such as benefits, bonuses, profit sharing or commissions.
* Total Pay combines base salary, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job.
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What's the difference between Fire Protection Technician and Fire Protection Specialist?
According to our latest salary estimation on October 28, 2020. The average salary of Fire Protection Specialist is $103,308, and the average salary of Fire Protection Technician is $57,595. The average salary of Fire Protection Technician is lower than Fire Protection Specialist. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
I am a Fire Protection Specialist, which location’s salary is higher, Barnstable, MA or New Britain, CT?
New Britain, CT typically sees higher pay than Barnstable, MA for Fire Protection Specialist. a Fire Protection Specialist Salary in New Britain, CT is $111,573 as of October 28, 2020; a Fire Protection Specialist Salary in Barnstable, MA is $108,940 as of October 28, 2020. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Fire Protection Specialist vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Fire Protection Specialist?
Salary ranges for a Fire Protection Specialist can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-10-28 salary.com )
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Last Update: October 28, 2020