Michigan Fire Fighters: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Fire Fighters in Michigan

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Fast Facts for Fire Fighters in Michigan

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Muskegon, Battle Creek and Niles
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Flint, Saginaw and Holland
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Warren, Detroit and Grand Rapids

Salaries for Fire Fighters in Michigan

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Ann Arbor, Detroit and Grand Rapids

Schools for Fire Fighters in Michigan are listed below.

Selected Fire Fighting Schools in Michigan

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More Michigan Fire Fighting Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Delta College University Center Associate 10,406
Kalamazoo Valley Community College Kalamazoo Associate 11,113
Lake Michigan College Benton Harbor Associate 3,740
Lake Superior State University Sault Ste Marie Masters 2,819
Lansing Community College Lansing Associate 19,465
Macomb Community College Warren Associate 22,081
Madonna University Livonia Doctorate 4,019
Mid Michigan Community College Harrison Associate 3,918
Muskegon Community College Muskegon Associate 4,711
Oakland Community College Bloomfield Hills Associate 24,532
Schoolcraft College Livonia Associate 12,148
Siena Heights University Adrian Masters 2,161
St Clair County Community College Port Huron Associate 4,270

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Fire Fighters

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


Ann Arbor 180 $50220 0.38
Battle Creek 240 $43600 1.92
Flint 280 $31360 0.91
Grand Rapids 400 $49410 0.33
Wyoming 400 $49410 0.33
Jackson 70 $50620 0.53
Detroit 2400 $49140 0.55
Warren 2400 $49140 0.55
Dearborn 2400 $49140 0.55
Saginaw 0 $42000 0
Lansing 360 $30980 0.77
East Lansing 360 $30980 0.77
Monroe 60 $53880 0.68
Muskegon 140 $31060 0.99
Niles 140 $36690 1
Benton Harbor 140 $36690 1
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