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Fire Fighter Crash Fire & Rescue Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$61,552 (USD)

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Last updated: June 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Fire Fighter Crash Fire & Rescue is $61,552 a year and $30 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Fire Fighter Crash Fire & Rescue is between $44,960 and $75,330. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Fire Fighter Crash Fire & Rescue. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Combats, suppresses, or anticipates fires and saves plane crew and passengers in response to actual or potential air-crash emergencies.
  • Drives to scene of crash or to end of runway where distressed craft is expected to land.
  • Sprays chemical foam onto runway surface to minimize danger of fire and explosion on impact, and water fog or chemical agents onto craft after landing.
  • Participates in removal of trapped or injured crewmembers and passengers, using flame-cutting equipment if necessary to gain entry to damaged craft.
  • Renders first aid to injured.
  • Establishes fire lines to prevent unauthorized persons from entering crash area.
  • May participate in removal or neutralization of explosive ordnance material when military aircraft is involved.
  • May deactivate aircraft electrical power to prevent fires or explosions.
Fire Fighter Crash Fire & Rescue Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Firefighters

Job family population: 319,860

Estimated population of Fire Fighter Crash Fire & Rescue jobs: 57,089

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Fire Fighter Crash Fire & Rescue Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

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Graham Fire & Rescue
Graham Fire & Rescue is establishing a hiring list for PARAMEDIC FIREFIGHTERS! Performs emergency aid and paramedic activities including administering first aid, basic life support, advanced life ...
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