What Do Fire Fighting Supervisor Do?
Job Description & Duties Directly supervise and coordinate activities of workers engaged in fire fighting and fire prevention and control.
Types of Fire Fighting Supervisor
- Fire Lieutenant
- Municipal Fire Fighting and Prevention Supervisor
- Supervising Fire Marshal
Are There Job Opportunities for Fire Fighting Supervisors?
In the United States, there were 59,100 jobs for Fire Fighting Supervisor in 2016. New jobs are being produced at a rate of 7.1% which is above the national average. The Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts 4,200 new jobs for Fire Fighting Supervisor by 2026. There will be an estimated 4,400 positions for Fire Fighting Supervisor per year.
The states with the most job growth for Fire Fighting Supervisor are Utah, Texas, and Nevada. Watch out if you plan on working in New Jersey, Vermont, or Montana. These states have the worst job growth for this type of profession.
How Much Does a Fire Fighting Supervisor Make?
Fire Fighting Supervisors make between $42,320 and $122,910 a year.
Fire Fighting Supervisors who work in California, New Jersey, or New York, make the highest salaries.
Below is a list of the median annual salaries for Fire Fighting Supervisors in different U.S. states.
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Where Fire Fighting Supervisors Are Employed
The table below shows some of the most common industries where those employed in this career field work.
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