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Fast Facts for Fire Fighters in Ohio

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Springfield, Canton and Cleveland
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Toledo, Youngstown and Akron
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati

Salaries for Fire Fighters in Ohio

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Columbus, Cleveland and Akron

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More Ohio 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
Total Enrollment
Cincinnati
Doctorate
37,155
Columbus
Associates
27,204
Cleveland
Associates
23,900
Akron
Doctorate
20,169
Dayton
Associates
18,448
North Canton
Associates
11,613
Elyria
Associates
11,042
Perrysburg
Associates
10,038
Cincinnati
Associates
8,807
Kirtland
Associates
7,581
Springfield
Associates
5,783
Newark
Associates
3,479
Nelsonville
Associates
3,375
Zanesville
Associates
2,514
Saint Clairsville
Associates
1,150
Lima
N/A
521
Chesapeake
N/A
353
Milan
N/A
313
Chillicothe
N/A
253
Newark
N/A
251
Lebanon
N/A
198
Cincinnati
N/A
191
Archbold
N/A
188
Mount Vernon
N/A
172
Concord Twp
N/A
98
Canfield
N/A
97
Piketon
N/A
27

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Fire Fighters

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Ohio. 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® 23.1 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
Akron1180 $48,370
Canton-Massillon480 $38,440
Cleveland-Elyria3810 $47,690
Columbus3910 $56,390
Dayton1360 $46,980
Lima140 $49,600
Mansfield210 $40,180
Springfield120 $35,280
Toledo880 $48,440

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