How much does a Firefighter make?

Updated 23 Sep 2021
CA$94K /yr
Average Base Pay

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CA$63K

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CA$94K

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CA$140K

High

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The national average salary for Firefighter is CA$94,115 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Firefighter salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 121 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Firefighter employees.

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FirefighterCA$94K /yr
L3
Senior FirefighterCA$109K /yr
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CA$95,641

per year

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CA$108,693

per year

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City of Ottawa
4.3

City of Ottawa

Firefighter

CA$120,256

 /yr
Range: CA$105K - CA$132K
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CA$105K

CA$132K

CA$105,000 - CA$132,018 Range

City of Mississauga

Firefighter

CA$119,359

 /yr
Range: CA$118K - CA$124K

CA$118K

CA$124K

CA$117,797 - CA$123,859 Range

City of Oshawa

Firefighter

CA$120,047

 /yr
Range: CA$118K - CA$134K

CA$118K

CA$134K

CA$117,812 - CA$134,132 Range

City of Toronto
4.2

City of Toronto

Firefighter

CA$104,635

 /yr
Range: CA$81K - CA$108K

CA$81K

CA$108K

CA$81,101 - CA$108,158 Range

Canadian Armed Forces
4

Canadian Armed Forces

Firefighter

CA$54,644

 /yr
Range: CA$46K - CA$73K

CA$46K

CA$73K

CA$46,162 - CA$73,064 Range

District of Mission
4.3

District of Mission

Firefighter - Hourly

CA$33

 /hr
Range: CA$27 - CA$40

CA$27

CA$40

CA$27 - CA$40 Range

City of Hamilton, Ontario
4.3

City of Hamilton, Ontario

Firefighter - Hourly

CA$47

 /hr
Range: CA$42 - CA$57

CA$42

CA$57

CA$42 - CA$57 Range

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City of Toronto Canada Fire Services
3.9

City of Toronto Canada Fire Services

Firefighter

CA$102,323

 /yr
Range: CA$89K - CA$107K

CA$89K

CA$107K

CA$88,741 - CA$107,352 Range

City of Calgary
3.9

City of Calgary

Firefighter - Hourly
About 

CA$26 -CA$30

 hourly

CA$26

CA$30

CA$26 - CA$30 Range

City of Markham
4.1

City of Markham

Firefighter
About 

CA$100K -CA$113K

CA$100K

CA$113K

CA$100,121 - CA$113,306 Range

Town of Oakville
4.5

Town of Oakville

Firefighter
About 

CA$70K -CA$113K

CA$70K

CA$113K

CA$70,079 - CA$112,560 Range

City of Burlington

Firefighter
About 

CA$112K -CA$123K

CA$112K

CA$123K

CA$112,366 - CA$122,524 Range

Town of Ajax, Ontario
4.3

Town of Ajax, Ontario

Firefighter
About 

CA$61K -CA$105K

CA$61K

CA$105K

CA$61,282 - CA$105,316 Range

Ontario Power Generation
4.1

Ontario Power Generation

Firefighter - Hourly
About 

CA$33 -CA$36

 hourly

CA$33

CA$36

CA$33 - CA$36 Range

University Health Network
4.1

University Health Network

Firefighter
About 

CA$97K -CA$106K

CA$97K

CA$106K

CA$96,653 - CA$105,542 Range

GardaWorld
3.5

GardaWorld

Firefighter
About 

CA$50K -CA$54K

CA$50K

CA$54K

CA$49,777 - CA$54,265 Range

Shell
4.1

Shell

Firefighter - Hourly
About 

CA$27 -CA$29

 hourly

CA$27

CA$29

CA$27 - CA$29 Range

City of Edmonton
3.8

City of Edmonton

Firefighter
About 

CA$87K -CA$96K

CA$87K

CA$96K

CA$87,229 - CA$95,591 Range

Canadian Natural
3.7

Canadian Natural

Firefighter
About 

CA$122K -CA$130K

CA$122K

CA$130K

CA$122,118 - CA$130,144 Range

National Defence and the Canadian Forces
4

National Defence and the Canadian Forces

Firefighter - Monthly
About 

CA$5K -CA$5K

CA$5K

CA$5K

CA$5,064 - CA$5,489 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Firefighter salaries

The national average salary for a Firefighter is CA$94,115 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Firefighter salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 121 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Firefighter employees.

The highest salary for a Firefighter in Canada is CA$140,186 per year.

The lowest salary for a Firefighter in Canada is CA$63,184 per year.