London Fire Brigade
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Firefighter yearly salaries in the United Kingdom at London Fire Brigade

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Average salary
£38,315 per year
Above national average
Average £38,315
Low £19,000
High £58,000

Salary estimated from 7 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.

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Reviews about Pay & benefits for Firefighter at London Fire Brigade

Great atmosphere

Hard job to get into , very physical and mentally demanding, reasonably long process to get to training school. 1 year . 9 weeks basic training and then 2 years trading to become competent
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Good: money is okPension is okIf you like shifts you get plenty of time offTime to trainBad:Environment isn’t greatSupport isn’t goodNot great lifestyle for most
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Engaging and diverse workplace

A typical day can be anything from spending a day training to spending a full day and beyond at an operational incident, the work life balance perhaps suits those who can be fairly flexible with their plans.


Team oriented environment


Having to spend inflexible hours away from home e.g. bank holidays, Christmas, new year
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How much does a Firefighter make at London Fire Brigade in the United Kingdom?

Average London Fire Brigade Firefighter yearly pay in the United Kingdom is approximately £38,315, which is 49% above the national average.

Salary information comes from 12 data points collected directly from employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.

Please note that all salary figures are approximations based upon third party submissions to Indeed. These figures are given to the Indeed users for the purpose of generalised comparison only. Minimum wage may differ by jurisdiction and you should consult the employer for actual salary figures.

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