Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2017

33-1021 First-Line Supervisors of Fire Fighting and Prevention Workers

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of workers engaged in fire fighting and fire prevention and control.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
58,690 0.9 % $38.19 $79,430 0.8 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $20.45 $27.87 $36.62 $47.17 $58.22
Annual Wage (2) $42,540 $57,970 $76,170 $98,110 $121,090


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 54,440 1.00 $38.49 $80,060
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 1,540 0.07 $33.38 $69,440
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 1,350 0.07 $34.69 $72,150
Other Support Services 750 0.25 $30.84 $64,140
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 70 0.00 $44.85 $93,280

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 54,440 1.00 $38.49 $80,060
Other Support Services 750 0.25 $30.84 $64,140
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 1,540 0.07 $33.38 $69,440
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 1,350 0.07 $34.69 $72,150
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing 30 0.03 $49.38 $102,700

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Petroleum and Coal Products Manufacturing 30 0.03 $49.38 $102,700
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 70 (7) $44.85 $93,280
Scientific Research and Development Services 70 0.01 $43.34 $90,150
Aerospace Product and Parts Manufacturing 70 0.01 $42.83 $89,090
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 54,440 1.00 $38.49 $80,060


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Illinois 3,540 0.60 1.45 $44.20 $91,930
New York 3,500 0.38 0.92 $48.06 $99,960
Florida 3,140 0.37 0.91 $40.46 $84,170
Massachusetts 3,050 0.86 2.10 $42.66 $88,730
Ohio 2,600 0.48 1.17 $33.89 $70,490




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Rhode Island 720 1.52 3.69 $34.95 $72,710
New Mexico 850 1.05 2.56 $28.46 $59,190
Louisiana 1,710 0.90 2.19 $28.35 $58,970
Kansas 1,190 0.87 2.11 $29.60 $61,580
Arizona 2,340 0.87 2.11 $34.32 $71,390




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 2,380 0.14 0.35 $57.81 $120,250
New Jersey 1,520 0.38 0.92 $54.80 $113,990
New York 3,500 0.38 0.92 $48.06 $99,960
Washington 2,540 0.80 1.94 $46.85 $97,440
Nevada 600 0.45 1.10 $44.78 $93,150



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Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-Jersey City-White Plains, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 3,010 0.45 1.09 $53.48 $111,240
Chicago-Naperville-Arlington Heights, IL Metropolitan Division 2,080 0.57 1.38 $48.51 $100,890
Boston-Cambridge-Newton, MA NECTA Division 1,320 0.72 1.74 $48.61 $101,100
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 1,190 0.60 1.46 $36.70 $76,340
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, WA Metropolitan Division 1,140 0.69 1.68 $49.62 $103,220
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD 1,140 0.84 2.04 $41.12 $85,520
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 860 0.34 0.83 $47.28 $98,350
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 860 0.33 0.80 $33.12 $68,890
Providence-Warwick, RI-MA 820 1.45 3.53 $35.53 $73,900
Kansas City, MO-KS 700 0.66 1.61 $35.47 $73,770


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Metropolitan areas with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Lake Havasu City-Kingman, AZ 180 3.72 9.04 $36.50 $75,920
Prescott, AZ 210 3.39 8.24 $36.42 $75,760
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ 80 2.45 5.95 $26.79 $55,710
Lawton, OK 90 2.00 4.85 $25.82 $53,720
Cleveland, TN 90 1.87 4.55 $27.50 $57,200
Springfield, IL 190 1.76 4.27 $44.55 $92,670
Shreveport-Bossier City, LA 300 1.70 4.13 $34.09 $70,900
Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA 70 1.54 3.74 $29.81 $62,000
Barnstable Town, MA 160 1.51 3.67 $39.25 $81,640
Providence-Warwick, RI-MA 820 1.45 3.53 $35.53 $73,900