How much does a Firefighter make in Vancouver, BC?

Updated Nov. 21, 2021
$71,118 /yr
Average Base Pay

12 salaries

$53K

Low

$71K

Average

$96K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The average salary for Firefighter is $71,118 per year in the Vancouver, BC Area. The average additional cash compensation for a Firefighter in the Vancouver, BC Area is $0, with a range from $0 - $0. Salaries estimates are based on 12 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Firefighter employees in the Vancouver, BC Area.

Seniority Levels

L2
Firefighter$71,118 /yr
L3
Senior Firefighter$73,705 /yr
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District of Mission
4.3

District of Mission

Firefighter - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $27 - $40
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$27

$40

$27 - $40 Range

Shell
4.1

Shell

Firefighter - Hourly
About 

$27 -$29

 hourly

$27

$29

$27 - $29 Range

City of Vancouver, Canada
3.9

City of Vancouver, Canada

Firefighter
About 

$100K -$109K

$100K

$109K

$100,120 - $109,481 Range

Parks Canada
4.3

Parks Canada

Firefighter - Hourly
About 

$34 -$36

 hourly

$34

$36

$34 - $36 Range

City of Burnaby
4.4

City of Burnaby

Firefighter - Monthly
About 

$6K -$6K

$6K

$6K

$6,047 - $6,449 Range

City of Surrey, British Columbia
4.1

$76K

$84K

$76,177 - $83,798 Range

City of Coquitlam
4.3

City of Coquitlam

Firefighter
About 

$67K -$73K

$67K

$73K

$67,043 - $72,649 Range

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Township of Langley, British Columbia
3.3

Township of Langley, British Columbia

Firefighter - Hourly
About 

$29 -$32

 hourly

$29

$32

$29 - $32 Range

City of Nanaimo
3.9

City of Nanaimo

Firefighter
About 

$94K -$101K

$94K

$101K

$93,624 - $101,097 Range

City of Langley, British Columbia
3.5

City of Langley, British Columbia

Firefighter - Hourly
About 

$28 -$31

 hourly

$28

$31

$28 - $31 Range

Vancouver Fire Department
4.4

$75K

$82K

$75,177 - $81,588 Range

Stella-Jones
3.7

Stella-Jones

Fireman - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $31 - $35

$31

$35

$31 - $35 Range

Weldwood Of Canada

Fireman - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $31 - $35

$31

$35

$31 - $35 Range

Interfor
3.8

Interfor

Fireman - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $31 - $34

$31

$34

$31 - $34 Range

Hampton Lumber
3.4

Hampton Lumber

Fireman - Hourly
About 

$30 -$37

 hourly

$30

$37

$30 - $37 Range

City of Chilliwack

Firefighter I - Hourly
About 

$41 -$44

 hourly

$41

$44

$41 - $44 Range

Vancouver Fire Department
4.4

Vancouver Fire Department

Firefighter/Paramedic
About 

$97K -$104K

$97K

$104K

$97,398 - $104,152 Range

3.9

British Columbia Wildfire Service

Wildland Firefighter - Hourly
About 

$22 -$24

 hourly

$22

$24

$22 - $24 Range

City of Chilliwack

Senior Firefighter - Hourly
About 

$41 -$44

 hourly

$41

$44

$41 - $44 Range

Vancouver Fire Department
4.4

Vancouver Fire Department

Senior Firefighter
About 

$101K -$109K

$101K

$109K

$101,088 - $109,403 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Firefighter salaries

The average salary for a Firefighter is $71,118 per year in Vancouver, BC Area. Salaries estimates are based on 12 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Firefighter employees in Vancouver, BC Area.

The highest salary for a Firefighter in Vancouver, BC Area is $95,778 per year.

The lowest salary for a Firefighter in Vancouver, BC Area is $52,807 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

$105,000
per year
A Firefighter reported making $105,000 per year
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5-7 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$35
hourly
A Firefighter reported making $35 per hour
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Government
$60,000
per year
A Fire Technician reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$80,168
per year
A Firefighter reported making $80,168 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
$70,295
per year
A Firefighter reported making $70,295 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Government
$28
hourly
A Firefighter reported making $28 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$77
hourly
A Fire Investigators reported making $77 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Part-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private