South Carolina Fire Fighters: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Fire Fighters in South Carolina

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Fast Facts for Fire Fighters in South Carolina

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Charleston, Myrtle Beach and Sumter
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Columbia, Florence and Greenville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Charleston, Greenville and Myrtle Beach

Salaries for Fire Fighters in South Carolina

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Columbia, Greenville and Charleston

Schools for Fire Fighters in South Carolina are listed below.

Selected Fire Fighting Schools in South Carolina

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More South Carolina Fire Fighting Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Greenville Technical College Greenville Associate 14,300

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Fire Fighters

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

South Carolina

Florence 150 $24430 0.78
Greenville 1090 $32010 1.22
Anderson 1090 $32010 1.22
Mauldin 1090 $32010 1.22
Hilton Head Island 480 $44910 2.97
Bluffton 480 $44910 2.97
Beaufort 480 $44910 2.97
Charleston 1110 $34820 1.52
North Charleston 1110 $34820 1.52
Columbia 720 $30780 0.86
Spartanburg 520 $26420 1.62
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