Salary and Compensation

(Pay scale effective April 1, 2014)

Fire Recruit $3,163.00
Firefighter Step 1 $3,829.00
Firefighter Step 2 $3,993.00

Additional Pay Incentives

Course / Degree Completed 
 EMT - Basic
 EMT - Paramedic (Initial)  $300.00
 EMT - Paramedic (Max)
 TCFP Certifications Above Basic (Max of 4)
 Associate Degree (Any Field)
 Associate Degree (Fire Sciences)  $130.00
 Bachelor Degree (Any Field)
 Bachelor Degree (Fire or EMS)  $200.00
 Master Degree (Any Field)
 Master Degree (Fire or EMS)  $250.00

Longevity is paid at a rate of $6.00 per month per year of service after completion of first year.

College tuition reimbursement is also available to those firefighters wishing to continue their education.  Employees have easy access to a community college and an upper level university.


Sick Leave 10 days per year
Vacation 15 days per year
Holiday 12 days per year

  • Defined Benefit Retirement
  • Health & Dental Insurance Plans Available 
  • $50,000 Life Insurance Provided
  • Deferred Compensation Plans
  • Paid Uniforms
  • Employee Credit Union