Employment Benefits

Salary

Firefighter EMT-P Recruit Firefighter (Paramedic Only)
$64,500 + $60,000*
FLSA Overtime - up to $5,094 *Until fire certified

Certification Pay Available (Maximum $400.00 per month)

Certification Levels Amount Per Month
TCFP Firefighter Intermediate $50.00
TCFP Firefighter Advanced $100.00
TCFP Firefighter Master $150.00
TCFP Investigator Intermediate $50.00
TCFP Investigator Advanced $75.00
TCFP Investigator Master $100.00
TCFP Inspector Intermediate $50.00
TCFP Insepctor Advanced $75.00
TCFP Inspector Master $100.00
TCFP Instructor I $25.00
TCFP Instructor II $50.00
TCFP Instructor III $75.00
TCFP Officer I $50.00
TCFP Officer II $75.00
TCFP Officer III $100.00
TCFP Officer IV $125.00
Special Assignments Amount Per Month
Paramedic Field Training Officer $100.00
Swiftwater Rescue Team Member $100.00
Rescue Specialist (Rope Rescue Tech & Confined Space Tech) $50.00
Hazardous Materials Technician $25.00
SWAT Medic $50.00
Peer Fitness Trainer $50.00
Public Information Officer $50.00
Honor Guard $25.00
Advanced Education
Amount Per Month
Associate Degree in Related Field $50.00
Bachelor's Degree in Related Field $100.00
Master's Degree in Related Field $150.00
Translation
Amount Per Month
Spanish Speaking $50.00
Spanish Written Translation $75.00
Sign Language $50.00

Longevity Pay

   
0 - 5 years $6.00 per month
5 - 10 years $8.00 per month
10+ years $10.00 per month

Vacation Accrual Schedule

   
1 year 120 hours
2 - 10 years 180 hours
11 years 192 hours
12 years 204 hours
13 years 216 hours
14 years 228 hours
15+ years 240 hours

Sick Leave Accrual

   
12 hours per month Maximum accumulation is 1,440 hours

Holidays

   
New Year's Day Martin Luther King Jr. Day
President's Day Good Friday
Memorial Day Independence Day
Labor Day Thanksgiving Day
Friday after Thanksgiving Christmas Eve
Christmas Day