New Jersey Fire Fighters: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Fire Fighters in New Jersey

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Fast Facts for Fire Fighters in New Jersey

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Atlantic City, Trenton and Newark
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Edison, Camden and Vineland
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Newark, Edison and Trenton

Salaries for Fire Fighters in New Jersey

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Newark, Atlantic City and Edison

Schools for Fire Fighters in New Jersey are listed below.

Selected Fire Fighting Schools in New Jersey

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More New Jersey Fire Fighting Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Burlington County College Pemberton Associate 8,432
Camden County College Blackwood Associate 14,741
County College of Morris Randolph Associate 8,330
Mercer County Community College West Windsor Associate 9,094
Middlesex County College Edison Associate 12,097
New Jersey City University Jersey City Masters 8,437
Ocean County College Toms River Associate 9,351
Passaic County Community College Paterson Associate 7,493
Union County College Cranford Associate 11,672

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Fire Fighters

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

New Jersey

Atlantic City 340 $85930 1.17
Hammonton 340 $85930 1.17
Ocean City 70 $77440 0.77
Trenton 480 $83490 0.93
Vineland 40 $50280 0.3
Bridgeton 40 $50280 0.3
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