First-Line Supervisor of Fire Fighting and Prevention Worker Salary Information in California

The average annual and hourly salaries for first-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers in the state of California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of first-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers among California cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers in California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$59,810
25th Percentile Wage
$74,510
50th Percentile Wage
$106,420
75th Percentile Wage
$157,270
90th Percentile Wage
$202,180

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for first-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers in California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $202,180. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $106,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $59,810.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of first-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$106,420
7.69% 43.38%
2016
$98,240
-0.18% -
2015
$98,420
-1.40% -
2014
$99,800
-3.07% -
2013
$102,860
41.42% -
2012
$60,260
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers in California Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers in some California cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers in state of California ranges from $54,430 to $162,410. The highest paying area for first-line supervisors of fire fighting and prevention workers in California is Oakland-Fremont-Hayward with a median annual salary of $162,410. The second highest paying city/area in California State is Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana (mean annual salary $157,960). The lowest paying area is Chico with a median annual salary of $54,430.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$162,410
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$157,960
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$151,820
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$149,490
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$147,230
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$127,830
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$125,680
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$123,270
Bakersfield-Delano
$114,400
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$105,280
Visalia-Porterville
$104,660
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$103,810
Stockton
$97,240
Salinas
$92,450
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$83,370
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$80,660
Santa Cruz-Watsonville
$80,660
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$80,650
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles
$80,640
Mother Lode Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$76,670
Fresno
$75,430
Redding
$73,400
Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$73,270
North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$65,280
Modesto
$64,590
Vallejo-Fairfield
$63,770
North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$59,640
Chico
$54,430




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