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Wages for Firefighters in NORTH CAROLINA

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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
North Carolina Hourly $10.35 $15.67 $26.09
North Carolina Yearly $21,540 $32,590 $54,270
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area Hourly $17.89 $23.28 $30.37
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC Metro Area Yearly $37,220 $48,410 $63,180
Jacksonville, NC Metro Area Hourly $13.45 $21.66 $27.56
Jacksonville, NC Metro Area Yearly $27,970 $45,040 $57,330
Raleigh, NC Metro Area Hourly $11.76 $20.42 $33.05
Raleigh, NC Metro Area Yearly $24,460 $42,460 $68,740
New Bern, NC Metro Area Hourly $9.44 $18.98 $24.53
New Bern, NC Metro Area Yearly $19,630 $39,480 $51,020
Greensboro-High Point, NC Metro Area Hourly $10.65 $17.48 $29.72
Greensboro-High Point, NC Metro Area Yearly $22,150 $36,360 $61,820
Northeast Coastal North Carolina Balance of State Hourly $10.60 $16.64 $25.20
Northeast Coastal North Carolina Balance of State Yearly $22,060 $34,610 $52,410
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area Hourly $10.91 $15.91 $26.60
Charlotte-Concord-Gastonia, NC-SC Metro Area Yearly $22,690 $33,100 $55,330
Wilmington, NC Metro Area Hourly $10.76 $15.72 $23.33
Wilmington, NC Metro Area Yearly $22,390 $32,690 $48,530
Rocky Mount, NC Metro Area Hourly $11.98 $15.42 $20.38
Rocky Mount, NC Metro Area Yearly $24,920 $32,070 $42,390
Greenville, NC Metro Area Hourly $12.38 $15.23 $22.63
Greenville, NC Metro Area Yearly $25,760 $31,670 $47,070
Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area Hourly $10.63 $15.16 $23.00
Myrtle Beach-Conway-North Myrtle Beach, SC-NC Metro Area Yearly $22,110 $31,540 $47,840
Asheville, NC Metro Area Hourly $9.62 $15.01 $23.31
Asheville, NC Metro Area Yearly $20,010 $31,220 $48,480
Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area Hourly $11.89 $14.63 $22.50
Durham-Chapel Hill, NC Metro Area Yearly $24,730 $30,430 $46,810
Burlington, NC Metro Area Hourly $10.18 $14.62 $19.52
Burlington, NC Metro Area Yearly $21,180 $30,400 $40,610
Goldsboro, NC Metro Area Hourly $12.08 $14.33 $22.82
Goldsboro, NC Metro Area Yearly $25,130 $29,800 $47,460
Winston-Salem, NC Metro Area Hourly $10.33 $14.14 $27.46
Winston-Salem, NC Metro Area Yearly $21,490 $29,420 $57,110
Mountain North Carolina Balance of State Hourly $9.81 $14.09 $19.15
Mountain North Carolina Balance of State Yearly $20,400 $29,310 $39,840
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metro Area Hourly $9.39 $13.19 $18.56
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton, NC Metro Area Yearly $19,530 $27,430 $38,610
Piedmont North Carolina Balance of State Hourly $9.16 $12.79 $18.48
Piedmont North Carolina Balance of State Yearly $19,050 $26,590 $38,440
Southeast Coastal North Carolina Balance of State Hourly $9.83 $12.75 $18.86
Southeast Coastal North Carolina Balance of State Yearly $20,440 $26,520 $39,230
Fayetteville, NC Metro Area Hourly $8.85 $12.45 $24.73
Fayetteville, NC Metro Area Yearly $18,420 $25,900 $51,430


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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