Georgia Fire Fighters: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Fire Fighters in Georgia

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Fast Facts for Fire Fighters in Georgia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Albany and Savannah
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Atlanta and Dalton
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Atlanta and Savannah

Salaries for Fire Fighters in Georgia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Atlanta and Savannah

Schools for Fire Fighters in Georgia are listed below.

Selected Fire Fighting Schools in Georgia

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More Georgia Fire Fighting Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College Tifton Bachelor 3,665
Albany Technical College Albany Associate 2,770
Atlanta Technical College Atlanta Associate 3,327
Augusta Technical College Augusta Associate 4,516
Coosa Valley Technical College Rome Associate 2,628
Georgia Perimeter College Decatur Associate 21,473
Griffin Technical College Griffin Associate 4,032
Gwinnett Technical College Lawrenceville Associate 4,789
Lanier Technical College Oakwood Associate 3,303
Moultrie Technical College Moultrie Associate 2,160
North Georgia Technical College Clarkesville Associate 1,964
Valdosta Technical College Valdosta Associate 2,391
West Georgia Technical College LaGrange Associate 1,755

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Fire Fighters

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


Albany 230 $33990 1.75
Athens 430 $34490 2.34
Clarke County 430 $34490 2.34
Atlanta 6580 $36010 1.15
Sandy Springs 6580 $36010 1.15
Roswell 6580 $36010 1.15
Gainesville 370 $34160 2.02
Hinesville 100 $42220 2.51
Brunswick 130 $28070 1.45
Dalton 150 $27740 1.02
Macon 320 $28840 1.42
Valdosta 140 $29320 1.16
Warner Robins 210 $28300 1.32
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