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Fast Facts for Fire Fighters in Washington

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bremerton, Wenatchee and Tacoma
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Seattle, Bellingham and Spokane
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Seattle, Tacoma and Spokane

Salaries for Fire Fighters in Washington

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Seattle, Longview and Olympia

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More Washington 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
Tacoma
Associate
5,463
Bellevue
Bachelor
12,305
Everett
Associate
7,674
Longview
Associate
3,348
Bremerton
Bachelor
6,623
Mount Vernon
Associate
5,727
Olympia
Associate
4,947
Spokane
Associate
6,961
Walla Walla
Associate
4,600
Wenatchee
Associate
3,150
Yakima
Associate
4,354

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Fire Fighters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Washington. 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
Bremerton 270 $78,640
Silverdale 270 $78,640
Bellingham 230 $68,680
Longview 60 $61,330
Mount Vernon 160 N/A
Anacortes 160 N/A
Kennewick 290 $69,380
Richland 290 $69,380
Olympia 160 $55,090
Tumwater 160 $55,090
Seattle 4030 $79,640
Tacoma 4030 $79,640
Bellevue 4030 $79,640
Spokane 700 $67,310
Spokane Valley 700 $67,310
Walla Walla 160 $26,920
Wenatchee 150 N/A
Yakima 180 $43,020

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