Arizona Fire Fighters: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Fire Fighters in Arizona

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Fast Facts for Fire Fighters in Arizona

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Prescott, Kingman and Flagstaff
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Phoenix, Tucson and Yuma
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Phoenix, Tucson and Prescott

Salaries for Fire Fighters in Arizona

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Phoenix, Tucson and Flagstaff

Schools for Fire Fighters in Arizona are listed below.

Selected Fire Fighting Schools in Arizona

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More Arizona Fire Fighting Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Arizona Western College Yuma Associate 6,953
Central Arizona College Coolidge Associate 4,951
Cochise College Douglas Associate 4,133
Coconino County Community College Flagstaff Associate 3,664
Eastern Arizona College Thatcher Associate 5,314
Glendale Community College Glendale Associate 18,444
Mesa Community College Mesa Associate 24,470
Mohave Community College Kingman Associate 5,879
Northland Pioneer College Holbrook Associate 4,686
Paradise Valley Community College Phoenix Associate 8,574
Phoenix College Phoenix Associate 11,097
Pima Community College Tucson Associate 32,982
Rio Salado College Tempe Associate 18,331
Scottsdale Community College Scottsdale Associate 10,371
Yavapai College Prescott Associate 9,060

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Fire Fighters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Arizona. 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


Flagstaff 260 $31630 1.96
Phoenix 3380 $51510 0.78
Mesa 3380 $51510 0.78
Scottsdale 3380 $51510 0.78
Prescott 600 $42750 4.48
Lake Havasu City 310 $40670 3.02
Kingman 310 $40670 3.02
Sierra Vista 350 $35880 4.44
Douglas 350 $35880 4.44
Tucson 660 $40790 0.8
Yuma 320 $44160 2.25
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