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Fast Facts for Fire Fighters in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Philadelphia and Allentown
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Harrisburg and Scranton
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia and Pittsburgh

Salaries for Fire Fighters in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Philadelphia and Pittsburgh

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More Pennsylvania Fire Fighting Schools

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Newtown
Associate
9,649
Butler
Associate
3,656
Pittsburgh
Associate
18,525
Philadelphia
Associate
17,334
Media
Associate
10,816
Harrisburg
Associate
9,774
Nanticoke
Associate
6,323
Blue Bell
Associate
9,184
Youngwood
Associate
6,239

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Fire Fighters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. 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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Harrisburg 300 $45,820
Carlisle 300 $45,820
Pittsburgh 780 $56,730
Lebanon 30 $50,120
Scranton 350 $54,500
Wilkes 350 $54,500
Barre 350 $54,500
Hazleton 350 $54,500
York 140 $54,700
Hanover 140 $54,700

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