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Fire Control Assistant Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$70,459 (USD)

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Last updated: May 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Fire Control Assistant is $70,459 a year and $34 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Fire Control Assistant is between $50,749 and $86,804. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Advises local governments, public, and timber interests on prevention and control of forest fires: inspects forest areas and standby fire fighting crews in fire prevention and control program.
  • Prepares public-information materials and campaigns on fire prevention techniques.
  • Gives instructions to fire fighting crews in methods of controlling forest fires, considering such factors as terrain, wind conditions, history of rainfall in fire area, and location of population centers.
  • Gives public lectures to campers, youth groups, and hunters to promote responsible use of fire and inflammable materials in forest areas.
  • May direct activities of fire suppression crews.
  • May participate in fighting fires.
Fire Control Assistant Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Business Operations Specialists, All Other

Job family population: 1,001,420

Estimated population of Fire Control Assistant jobs: 126,660

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Fire Control Assistant Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

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May 8
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Norix Furniture
... Assist Manufacturing with Quality issues • Maintaining a clean and neat work area • Other job ... For more than 35 years, the company has served the behavioral healthcare, corrections, fire/rescue ...
Control Systems Engineer
Apr 3
Geneva, IL, USA
Johnson Controls
... including fire, security, and other low voltage control sub-systems (i.e. lighting, nurse call ... May provide work direction to Systems Design Assistants. Adheres to safety standards. High degree ...
Security Officer - 1st/2nd Split Schedule (30-32hrs/week)
May 17
Saint Charles, IL, USA
First Alarm Security & Patrol
Access control for main & south entrances. * Respond to disturbances/noise complaints. * Respond and assist with elevator malfunctions and entrapment. * Check all fire panel rooms/ Check roof hatches.
Account Manager
Apr 18
Northbrook, IL, USA
Mckenzie Meadow Recruiting Services
Seeking an Outside Salesperson to sell commercial security, cameras, access control and fire ... Assist current customer base with expansions and system upgrades ï‚· Assist customers with ...
Account Manager/Customer Service - Landmark Pest Management
May 22
Schaumburg, IL, USA
Our insect pest control and animal damage prevention firm has been recognized for the quickest ... Public libraries Fire departments Police departments Water treatment facilities Courthouses School ...
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