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Firefighter Job Outlook

There are currently an estimated 308,790 Firefighters in the United States. The Firefighter job market is expected to grow by 6.6% between 2012 and 2022. The majority of job opportunities exist in California, Texas, and Florida, and as a percentage of the population Maine and Alaska have the most Firefighters representing 3.745 in 1000 and 3.635 in 1000 of the total job market respectively.

How to Become a Firefighter

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Firefighter Jobs

Location
Title Company Location Info
Airport Firefighter With Emt Cert (Antarctica) PAE Antarctica Contract South Bend, IN, USA Job Details
Firefighter & Frifighter / Paramedics Red, White & Blue Fire Protection District Breckenridge, CO, USA Job Details
Firefighter Argonne National Laboratory Lemont, IL, USA Job Details
Firefighter City of Lenexa, Kansas Lenexa, KS, USA Job Details
Firefighter/Paramedic City of Columbus NE Columbus, NE, USA Job Details
Paramedic / Firefighter City of Gladstone Gladstone, MO, USA Job Details
Contruction Maintenance And Firefighter City of Kannapolis Job Details
Firefighter City of Dearborn Heights Dearborn Heights, MI, USA Job Details
Firefighter/Driver Operator State of Nevada NV, USA Job Details
Airport Firefighter With Emt Cert (Antarctica) PAE Antarctica Contract Pittsburgh, PA, USA Job Details
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Demand for Firefighters

The Firefighter industry is concentrated in California, Texas and Florida.

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How to Become a Firefighter

Interested in becoming a firefighter? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good firefighter? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    A criminal justice degree is preferred.

  3. Get Hired

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    View all jobs →

    Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.