How much do Retained Firefighters get paid UK?

On average, an on-call (or retained) firefighter can earn from £6,000 to £8,000 a year. We offer a range of contracts between 40 and 120 hours cover a week for which you will be paid a retaining fee.

What firefighter makes the most money?

The states and districts that pay Firefighters the highest mean salary are New Jersey ($86,880), California ($86,860), Washington ($77,700), New York ($77,380), and Hawaii ($68,590).

How much do Qld firefighters earn?

Pay Rates – as of 1 January 2022

Classification Base rate Weekend Shift
Recruit Firefighter $1,849.84 $396.42
Firefighter $2,173.57 $465.80

What do firefighters earn in Australia?

The average salary for a firefighter is $90,860 per year in Australia.

Are retained firefighters paid?

Unlike volunteer firefighters, retained firefighters are paid. They are paid an annual “retainer fee” for being on call and receive further pay for each emergency call they respond to.

Do retained firefighters get a pension?

The Government has now introduced the terms of the Retained Firefighters’ Pension Settlement that will offer pension entitlement for all employees who were employed as retained firefighters between the relevant period. If you joined after that date you are not eligible to join the scheme.

What states pay firefighters the most?

10 States Where Firefighters Earn the Most Money

Rank State 2017 Mean Annual Wage
1 New Jersey $75,880
2 California $73,860
3 New York $70,560
4 Washington $70,300

How much does a NSW firefighter earn?

Find out what the average Firefighter salary is The average firefighter salary in Australia is $75,967 per year or $38.96 per hour.

Are Firefighters well paid?

The average firefighter salary in the United States is $45,563. While it is highly doubtful that anyone gets into this business for the money, relatively low salaries make many in the industry feel unappreciated.