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Fast Facts for Fire Fighters in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Davenport
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Des Moines
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Des Moines

Salaries for Fire Fighters in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Davenport

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More Iowa Fire Fighting Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Davenport
Doctorate
37,494
Ankeny
Associates
22,446
Cedar Rapids
Associates
14,233
Fort Dodge
Associates
5,712
Sioux City
Associates
5,660
Waterloo
Associates
5,532
Calmar
Associates
4,786
West Burlington
Associates
2,844
Iowa Falls
Associates
846
Urbandale
Doctorate
837
Cedar Rapids
Doctorate
489
Cedar Falls
Doctorate
277
Mason City
Doctorate
212

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Fire Fighters

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

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Iowa City50 $57,500
Des Moines-West Des Moines560 $39,510

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