Firefighter Salaries in Canada

Updated Dec 4, 2022
$95,521 /yr
Average Base Pay

171 salaries

$65K

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$96K

Average

$141K

High

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How much does a Firefighter make? The national average salary for a Firefighter is $95,521 in Canada. Filter by location to see Firefighter salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 171 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Firefighter employees.

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City of Ottawa
4.0

City of Ottawa

Firefighter

$126,554

 /yr
Range: $111K - $139K
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$111K

$139K

$110,968 - $138,931 Range

City of Mississauga

Firefighter

$125,610

 /yr
Range: $124K - $130K

$124K

$130K

$123,966 - $130,346 Range

City of Toronto
4.1

City of Toronto

Firefighter

$100,000

 /yr
Range: $68K - $114K

$68K

$114K

$68,027 - $113,823 Range

City of Oshawa

Firefighter

$126,334

 /yr
Range: $124K - $141K

$124K

$141K

$123,981 - $141,157 Range

Canadian Armed Forces
3.8

Canadian Armed Forces

Firefighter

$57,506

 /yr
Range: $49K - $77K

$49K

$77K

$48,580 - $76,891 Range

City of Hamilton, Ontario
4.1

City of Hamilton, Ontario

Firefighter

$108,297

 /yr
Range: $92K - $114K

$92K

$114K

$92,134 - $113,937 Range

District of Mission
4.4

District of Mission

Firefighter - Hourly

$35

 /hr
Range: $29 - $42

$29

$42

$29 - $42 Range

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City of Calgary
3.9

City of Calgary

Firefighter

$118,621

 /yr
Range: $70K - $138K

$70K

$138K

$70,000 - $138,269 Range

City of Edmonton
4.1

City of Edmonton

Firefighter

$100,302

 /yr
Range: $96K - $103K

$96K

$103K

$95,866 - $102,617 Range

City of Toronto Canada Fire Services
3.9

City of Toronto Canada Fire Services

Firefighter

$107,681

 /yr
Range: $93K - $113K

$93K

$113K

$93,388 - $112,974 Range

City of Markham
4.1

City of Markham

Firefighter

$109,049

 /yr
Range: $64K - $114K

$64K

$114K

$64,000 - $114,071 Range

Town of Oakville
3.8

Town of Oakville

Firefighter

$82,976

 /yr
Range: $76K - $114K

$76K

$114K

$76,153 - $113,924 Range

Town of Ajax, Ontario
4.4

Town of Ajax, Ontario

Firefighter

$104,563

 /yr
Range: $67K - $107K

$67K

$107K

$67,486 - $106,535 Range

Huntsville/Lake of Bays Fire Department
1.0

Huntsville/Lake of Bays Fire Department

Firefighter - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $14 - $15

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

Department of National Defense
3.8

$76K

$88K

$76,150 - $87,670 Range

City of Vancouver, Canada
4.2

City of Vancouver, Canada

Firefighter
About 

$95K -$115K

$95K

$115K

$95,124 - $114,762 Range

City of Brampton, Ontario
3.8

City of Brampton, Ontario

Firefighter
About 

$64K -$109K

$64K

$109K

$63,859 - $109,355 Range

City of Coquitlam
4.4

City of Coquitlam

Firefighter
About 

$58K -$76K

$58K

$76K

$57,550 - $76,420 Range

Brampton
4.1

Brampton

Firefighter
About 

$66K -$99K

$66K

$99K

$65,573 - $98,943 Range

City of Burlington

Firefighter
About 

$119K -$130K

$119K

$130K

$119,097 - $129,528 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Firefighter salaries

The national average salary for a Firefighter is $95,521 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Firefighter salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 171 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Firefighter employees.

The highest salary for a Firefighter in Canada is $140,651 per year.

The lowest salary for a Firefighter in Canada is $64,871 per year.