Fire Protection and Prevention Personnel - Federal Salaries of 2021
Pay Rates for "Fire Protection and Prevention Personnel"How much does a Fire Protection and Prevention Personnel in the federal government get paid? $63,374.64* *Based on the 2021 average.
Fire Protection and Prevention Personnel was the 234th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2021, with 472 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.
In 2021, the Veterans Health Administration hired the most employees titled Fire Protection And Prevention, with an average salary of $56,719.
Government Fire Protection And Prevention jobs are classified under the General Schedule (GS) payscale. Remember that the starting and maximum yearly pay listed above reflect base pay only - your actual salary will be higher based on the Locality Pay Adjustment for the area in which you work.
This occupation includes positions that supervise or perform work to control and extinguish fires, rescue persons endangered by fire, and reduce or eliminate potential fire hazards. It also covers fire service positions that(1) Control hazardous materials incidents; (2) Provide emergency medical services; (3) Train personnel in fire protection and prevention; (4) Operate fire communications equipment; (5) Develop and implement fire protection and prevention plans, procedures, and standards; and (6) Advise on improvements to structures for better fire prevention.
Agencies that have hired a Fire Protection and Prevention Personnel
|Agency||Employees Hired||Average Salary|
|Veterans Health Administration||284||$56,718.87|
|U.S. Coast Guard||63||$63,059.40|
|Federal Emergency Management Agency||37||$69,567.76|
|National Institutes of Health||34||$71,647.71|
|Department of State||16||$124,455.44|
|National Institute of Standards and Technology||13||$67,964.15|
|National Park Service||13||$91,160.92|
|Bureau of Reclamation||11||$57,476.64|
Fire Protection and Prevention Personnel Pay Distribution
The average pay for a Fire Protection and Prevention Personnel is $63,374.64. The highest paid Fire Protection and Prevention Personnel made $172,500 in 2021.
Common Fire Protection and Prevention Personnel Payscales
|Payscale||Number of Fire Protection And Prevention Employees|
|GS - General Schedule||458|
|ZS - Administrative Support||12|
|ZA - Administrative||1|
|AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not Elsewhere Specified||1|
|Occupation Family:||0000 MISCELLANEOUS OCCUPATIONS GROUP|
Average Fire Protection And Prevention Pay Trend from 2004 to 2021
In 2004, the average pay for a Fire Protection and Prevention Personnel was $40,176. Since then, the average pay has increased to $63,375 in 2021.
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