Rates of pay

On-call firefighters receive an annual wage to reflect the time they commit plus additional payments for attending drill nights and incidents.

Annual wage

Firefighter

Trainee - £2,224
Development - £2,316
Competent - £2,964

Crew Commander

Development - £3,150
Competent - £3,286

Watch Commander

Development - £3,357
Competent A - £3,450
Competent B - £3,675 

Call out rate

Firefighter

Trainee - £10.15
Development - £10.58
Competent - £13.53

Crew Commander

Development - £14.38
Competent - £15.00

Watch Commander

Development - £15.33
Competent A - £15.75
Competent B - £16.78