How much does a Firefighter make in Vancouver, BC?

Updated Apr 22, 2021
CA$70k /yr
Average Base Pay

11 salaries

CA$52k

Low

CA$70k

Average

CA$95k

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The average salary for a Firefighter is $70,120 in Vancouver, BC. Salaries estimates are based on 11 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Firefighter employees in Vancouver, BC.

Seniority Levels

L2
FirefighterCA$70k /yr
L3
Senior FirefighterCA$71k /yr
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District of Mission
4.3

District of Mission

Firefighter - Hourly

CA$33

 /hr
Range: CA$27 - CA$39
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CA$27

CA$39

CA$27 - CA$39 Range

City of Burnaby
4.3

City of Burnaby

Firefighter - Monthly
About 

CA$6k -CA$6k

CA$6k

CA$6k

CA$5,865 - CA$6,440 Range

Township of Langley, British Columbia
3.3

Township of Langley, British Columbia

Firefighter - Hourly
About 

CA$29 -CA$31

 hourly

CA$29

CA$31

CA$29 - CA$31 Range

City of Nanaimo
3.9

City of Nanaimo

Firefighter
About 

CA$92k -CA$98k

CA$92k

CA$98k

CA$91,766 - CA$98,479 Range

City of Langley, British Columbia
2

City of Langley, British Columbia

Firefighter - Hourly
About 

CA$28 -CA$30

 hourly

CA$28

CA$30

CA$28 - CA$30 Range

Vancouver Fire Department
4.1

Vancouver Fire Department

Firefighter
About 

CA$73k -CA$79k

CA$73k

CA$79k

CA$73,011 - CA$79,345 Range

Stella-Jones
3.1

Stella-Jones

Fireman - Hourly

CA$33

 /hr
Range: CA$31 - CA$35

CA$31

CA$35

CA$31 - CA$35 Range

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Weldwood Of Canada

Fireman - Hourly

CA$33

 /hr
Range: CA$31 - CA$35

CA$31

CA$35

CA$31 - CA$35 Range

Interfor
4.3

Interfor

Fireman - Hourly

CA$32

 /hr
Range: CA$31 - CA$34

CA$31

CA$34

CA$31 - CA$34 Range

City of Chilliwack

Senior Firefighter - Hourly

CA$39

 /hr
Range: CA$33 - CA$42

CA$33

CA$42

CA$33 - CA$42 Range

Hampton Lumber
3.8

Hampton Lumber

Fireman - Hourly
About 

CA$30 -CA$36

 hourly

CA$30

CA$36

CA$30 - CA$36 Range

Vancouver Fire Department
4.1

Vancouver Fire Department

Firefighter/Paramedic
About 

CA$96k -CA$104k

CA$96k

CA$104k

CA$95,992 - CA$103,870 Range

Catalyst Paper
3.3

Catalyst Paper

Power Boiler Fireman - Hourly
About 

CA$34 -CA$36

 hourly

CA$34

CA$36

CA$34 - CA$36 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Firefighter salaries

The average salary for a Firefighter is CA$70,120 in Vancouver, BC Area. Salaries estimates are based on 11 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Firefighter employees in Vancouver, BC Area.

The highest salary for a Firefighter in Vancouver, BC Area is CA$95,376 per year.

The lowest salary for a Firefighter in Vancouver, BC Area is CA$51,552 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent firefighter salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$76
hourly
A Fire Investigators reported making $76 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$76,521
per year
A Firefighter reported making $76,521 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
Government
$19
hourly
A Fire Watch reported making $19 per hour
Job Highlights
Part-time
501 to 1000 employees
 
Company - Private