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Wages for Firefighters in PENNSYLVANIA

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Location Pay Period 2018
Low Median High
United States Hourly $12.10 $23.85 $42.75
United States Yearly $25,170 $49,620 $88,920
Pennsylvania Hourly $14.82 $27.99 $37.33
Pennsylvania Yearly $30,820 $58,230 $77,640
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area Hourly $22.45 $41.27 $49.60
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area Yearly $46,700 $85,840 $103,160
Erie, PA Metro Area Hourly $10.75 $33.43 $40.42
Erie, PA Metro Area Yearly $22,360 $69,530 $84,070
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area Hourly $17.12 $30.68 $39.37
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area Yearly $35,610 $63,820 $81,900
York-Hanover, PA Metro Area Hourly $11.22 $28.73 $39.11
York-Hanover, PA Metro Area Yearly $23,330 $59,760 $81,340
Lebanon, PA Metro Area Hourly $19.82 $27.65 $31.17
Lebanon, PA Metro Area Yearly $41,220 $57,520 $64,830
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA Metro Area Hourly $10.79 $27.36 $36.55
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA Metro Area Yearly $22,440 $56,910 $76,030
Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area Hourly $19.49 $27.20 $34.22
Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area Yearly $40,540 $56,570 $71,170
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area Hourly $8.97 $27.16 $37.41
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area Yearly $18,660 $56,490 $77,810
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metro Area Hourly $20.33 $24.98 $34.00
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metro Area Yearly $42,280 $51,970 $70,710
Western Pennsylvania Balance of State Hourly $9.41 $19.41 $29.37
Western Pennsylvania Balance of State Yearly $19,580 $40,360 $61,100
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metro Area Hourly $9.50 $13.87 $26.44
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metro Area Yearly $19,750 $28,840 $54,990
Reading, PA Metro Area Hourly $9.84 $13.04 $29.54
Reading, PA Metro Area Yearly $20,460 $27,130 $61,440
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Occupation Description
Firefighters

Control and extinguish fires or respond to emergency situations where life, property, or the environment is at risk. Duties may include fire prevention, emergency medical service, hazardous material response, search and rescue, and disaster assistance

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