Alabama Fire Fighters: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Fire Fighters in Alabama

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Fast Facts for Fire Fighters in Alabama

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Anniston
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Huntsville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Birmingham

Salaries for Fire Fighters in Alabama

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Birmingham

Schools for Fire Fighters in Alabama are listed below.

Selected Fire Fighting Schools in Alabama

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More Alabama Fire Fighting Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Athens State University Athens Bachelor 3,072
John C Calhoun State Community College Tanner Associate 9,117

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Fire Fighters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Alabama. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Fire Fighters

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Fire Fighters relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Anniston 200 $39020 2.02
Oxford 200 $39020 2.02
Jacksonville 200 $39020 2.02
Florence 160 $32820 1.31
Muscle Shoals 160 $32820 1.31
Gadsden 170 $31740 2.07
Huntsville 450 $41890 0.91
Daphne 100 $39180 0.66
Fairhope 100 $39180 0.66
Foley 100 $39180 0.66
Decatur 130 $62470 1.04
Dothan 140 $34490 1.12
Birmingham 1630 $39730 1.42
Hoover 1630 $39730 1.42
Mobile 410 $35690 1.04
Montgomery 550 $43660 1.47
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