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Firefighters Salary Information in St Cloud, Minnesota

The annual and hourly salary statistics of firefighters in St Cloud, Minnesota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of firefighters in St Cloud is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Firefighters in St Cloud, Minnesota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for firefighters in St Cloud, Minnesota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $50,730. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $25,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $21,350.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of firefighters from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
5.54% 5.54%
-36.00% -
1.15% -
6.36% -
20.56% -
- -

Table 3. Compare Firefighters Salary in St Cloud with Other Minnesota Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $25,640 in St Cloud is in the middle of salary range for firefighters in state of Minnesota. In comparison, the annual salary of firefighters in St Cloud is 36.6 percent (36.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area and 17.3 percent (17.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
Northeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area
St Cloud
Southwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area

See also: Top paying jobs in St Cloud, Minnesota.