As of Oct 13, 2020, the average annual pay for a Forest Firefighter in the United States is $40,815 a year.
While ZipRecruiter is seeing annual salaries as high as $75,500 and as low as $15,000, the majority of Forest Firefighter salaries currently range between $28,500 (25th percentile) to $48,500 (75th percentile) across the United States. The average pay range for a Forest Firefighter varies modestly (up to $20,000), which suggests there may be fewer opportunities for advancement based on skill level, but increased pay based on location and years of experience is still possible.
Based on recent job postings on ZipRecruiter, the Forest Firefighter job market in both Ashburn, VA and the surrounding area is very active. People working as a Forest Firefighter in your area are making on average $41,375 per year or $560 (1%) more than the national average annual salary of $40,815. Virginia ranks number 16 out of 50 states nationwide for Forest Firefighter salaries.
To estimate the most accurate annual salary range for Forest Firefighter jobs, ZipRecruiter continuously scans its database of millions of active jobs published locally throughout America.
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Average Forest Firefighter Salary Across the U.S.
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