(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 Warden Salary

$52,119 (USD)

Average Salary

$25/hr

Average Hourly

$N/A

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 16, 2019

The average pay for a Fire Warden is $52,119 a year and $25 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Fire Warden is between $38,282 and $63,679. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Fire Warden. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

Average Salary Chart

Customize:

Get a free Salary Report tailored to your job title, experience and location

 
arrow_downward
Scroll for Salary Potential, Education and Skills
arrow_downward
Are you an HR Professional?
Try our salary assessor and find out how much you should be paying
Description:
  • Administers fire prevention programs and enforces governmental fire regulations throughout assigned forest and logging areas.
  • Evaluates logging areas and forest tracts for fire hazards, such as accumulated wastes, hazardous storage or mishandling of fuels and solvents, defective engine exhaust systems, and unshielded electrical equipment.
  • Analyzes and inventories water supplies and firefighting equipment, such as axes, fire hoses, pumps, buckets, and chemical fire extinguishers to determine condition, amount, adequacy, and placement of materials with respect to governmental regulations and company rules.
  • Writes reports of conditions observed, issues directives and instructions for correcting violations, and reinspects areas to verify compliance.
  • Directs maintenance and repair of firefighting tools and equipment and requisitions new equipment and materials to replace expended, lost, and broken items or add to inventory as required.
  • Restricts public access and recreational use of forest lands during critical fire season.
  • Gives directions to crew section on fire line during forest fire.
  • May direct Fire Rangers.
Fire Warden Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Forest Fire Inspectors and Prevention Specialists

Job family population: 2,130

Estimated population of Fire Warden jobs: 403

Rate of error: 1.9%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$60,420
5 Year Change:
16 %
Customize:

Get a free Salary Report tailored to your job title, experience and location

 

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo
Skills data not available for this job

About United States

United States Cost of Living Score:

Fire Warden Job Listings for United States

Security/Military/Enforcement Officers
Nov 14
Atlanta, GA, USA
CJM Security Consultants
Fire Warden/Oxygen Administration * Ability to handle physical workload * Strong attention to detail * Physically fit * Clean cut and shaven * Patrol Vehicle with Code 3 Lights and Equipment* *Only ...
Office Coordinator
Oct 16
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Alta Vista Solutions
... fire warden for the office · Coordinate quarterly safety meetings for the corporate office · Assist in managing conference calling software · Coordinate and pick up office lunches and office ...
Fire Life & Safety Director
Dec 5
us
Quality Building Services (QBS) & Quality Protection Services (QPS)
Update floor warden and brigade teams as needed. In addition, assist with monitoring access control ... of Fire Life Safety experience in high-rise office building preferred * 3-5 years of Guard ...
FIRE MARSHALL
Dec 5
Washington, DC, USA
American Security Programs
Coordinate and manage WBG's Emergency Warden and Persons with Disabilities Programs as assigned. * Coordinate and deliver training pertaining to: fire safety awareness/prevention, pre-emergency ...
Office Manager
Nov 12
New York, NY, USA
Ensemble Travel Group
Act as Fire Safety Warden and maintain clean office space free of clutter, and mitigate any safety / fire hazards * Manage office space and conference rooms * Work with Building Management Office ...

The average pay for a Fire Warden is $52,119 a year and $25 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Fire Warden is between $38,282 and $63,679. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Fire Warden. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

Are you an Employer?

Free Salary Assessor Product Demo

Salaries By Location

Fire Warden
Fire Warden
Visit our white paper page

Download white papers like our popular quarterly national compensation forecast report.

Similar Job Titles

Fire Warden
Fire Warden
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources
Security/Military/Enforcement Officers
Nov 14
Atlanta, GA, USA
CJM Security Consultants
Fire Warden/Oxygen Administration * Ability to handle physical workload * Strong attention to detail * Physically fit * Clean cut and shaven * Patrol Vehicle with Code 3 Lights and Equipment* *Only ...
Office Coordinator
Oct 16
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Alta Vista Solutions
... fire warden for the office · Coordinate quarterly safety meetings for the corporate office · Assist in managing conference calling software · Coordinate and pick up office lunches and office ...
Explore our most popular jobs
View our most popular salary searches and other resources