Salary & Benefits

Salary

Starting Salary: $47,632
*After graduation $51,676 with built-in overtime

Paid Incentives:
Associates: $500
Bachelors: $1,000
Masters: $1,500
Bilingual: $1,000
EMT Intermediate: $5,000
EMT Paramedic: $7,000
ALS Preceptor: $2,000
Credit for years prior fire service - up to 50%

Benefits

  • Excellent Training
  • Health & Dental Insurance
  • Family Oriented Employer
  • Holiday Pay & Vacation/Sick Leave
  • Virginia Retirement System with 1.86 LEO

Career Growth

A career with FREM will offer you opportunities for continued growth, learning and transfer assignments in areas such as the:

  • Critical Incident Stress Management Team
  • Emergency Management Division
  • Emergency Medical Services/Health and Safety Division
  • Fire Marshal's Office
  • Honor Guard
  • Opportunity to instruct many different topics/areas of instruction
  • Technical Rescue Team
  • Training Division
  • Water Rescue Team