(800) 627 3697 info.eri@erieri.com
Are you working in compensation or HR? See our salary, cost-of-living, and executive pay applications in action. Try our free salary assessor demo.

Fire Ranger Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$66,039 (USD)

Average Salary

$32/hr

Average Hourly

$N/A

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Fire Ranger is $66,039 a year and $32 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Fire Ranger is between $48,170 and $80,888. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Fire Ranger. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

Average Salary Chart

Customize:
 
arrow_downward
Scroll for Salary Potential, Education and Skills
arrow_downward

Job Summary

Description:
  • Patrols assigned area of forest to locate and report fires and hazardous conditions and to ensure compliance with fire regulations by travelers and campers.
  • Hikes or drives to vista points to scan for fires and unusual or dangerous conditions.
  • Reports findings and receives and relays emergency calls, using telephone or two-way radio.
  • Visits camping sites to inspect activities of campers and ensure compliance with forest use and fire regulations.
  • Gives instructions regarding sanitation, fire, and related forest regulations.
  • Extinguishes smaller fires with portable extinguisher, shovel, and ax.
  • Serves as crew leader for larger fires.
  • Renders assistance or first aid to lost or injured persons.
  • Participates in search for lost travelers or campers.
Fire Ranger Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists

Job family population: 1,960

Estimated population of Fire Ranger jobs: 795

Rate of error: 2.1%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$76,558
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About New York-Manhattan, New York

New York-Manhattan Cost of Living Score:

Fire Ranger Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

No listings found
ERI Economic Research Institute compiles the best salary, cost-of-living, and executive compensation survey data available.

Salaries By Location

Similar Job Titles

Fire Ranger

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo
;
Are you an HR Professional?
Try our salary assessor and find out how much you should be paying
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources