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Wages for Firefighters in PENNSYLVANIA

Location Pay Period 2020
Low Median High
United States Hourly $12.95 $25.24 $45.09
United States Yearly $26,940 $52,500 $93,790
Pennsylvania Hourly $15.77 $30.54 $40.17
Pennsylvania Yearly $32,800 $63,520 $83,550
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area Hourly $24.45 $44.02 $54.03
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA Metro Area Yearly $50,860 $91,570 $112,390
Erie, PA Metro Area Hourly $15.66 $36.92 $47.97
Erie, PA Metro Area Yearly $32,570 $76,790 $99,780
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area Hourly $18.35 $34.48 $43.07
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD Metro Area Yearly $38,170 $71,710 $89,590
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area Hourly $15.31 $33.67 $44.00
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, PA-NJ Metro Area Yearly $31,850 $70,040 $91,520
Lancaster, PA Metro Area Hourly $17.47 $29.06 $39.85
Lancaster, PA Metro Area Yearly $36,330 $60,440 $82,890
Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area Hourly $20.06 $28.89 $36.62
Pittsburgh, PA Metro Area Yearly $41,730 $60,080 $76,160
York-Hanover, PA Metro Area Hourly $13.26 $28.86 $37.75
York-Hanover, PA Metro Area Yearly $27,570 $60,020 $78,520
Reading, PA Metro Area Hourly $22.36 $28.07 $31.79
Reading, PA Metro Area Yearly $46,500 $58,380 $66,120
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA Metro Area Hourly $11.53 $27.50 $39.77
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre--Hazleton, PA Metro Area Yearly $23,990 $57,200 $82,710
Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metro Area Hourly $13.45 $27.13 $32.34
Chambersburg-Waynesboro, PA Metro Area Yearly $27,980 $56,430 $67,270
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metro Area Hourly $19.20 $26.39 $37.20
Harrisburg-Carlisle, PA Metro Area Yearly $39,940 $54,880 $77,380
Western Pennsylvania Balance of State Hourly $8.71 $23.82 $37.05
Western Pennsylvania Balance of State Yearly $18,110 $49,540 $77,070
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metro Area Hourly $10.53 $14.52 $25.74
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, OH-PA Metro Area Yearly $21,900 $30,200 $53,540
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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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