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Fast Facts for Fire Fighters in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Virginia Beach and Roanoke
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Charlottesville and Richmond
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Virginia Beach and Richmond

Salaries for Fire Fighters in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Richmond and Virginia Beach

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More Virginia 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
Locust Grove
Associate
5,899
Richmond
Associate
12,557
Annandale
Associate
41,266
Alberta
Associate
5,255
Hampton
Associate
9,368
Norfolk
Associate
25,857

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Fire Fighters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Virginia. 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
Blacksburg 70 $24,320
Christiansburg 70 $24,320
Radford 70 $24,320
Charlottesville 120 $32,260
Richmond 1730 $52,530
Roanoke 400 $42,760
Lynchburg 170 $45,230
Staunton 180 $30,280
Waynesboro 180 $30,280

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