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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$21,350|
|25th Percentile Wage||$22,950|
|50th Percentile Wage||$25,640|
|75th Percentile Wage||$43,360|
|90th Percentile Wage||$50,730|
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.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of firefighters from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
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|| |