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Firefighters

Occupation (5311) - 2023-Q4

  • 22k, Workforce
  • $9.87k MX, Average monthly salary
  • 42.9, Average age
  • 54.6, Weekly hours worked
  • 4.85, Weekly days worked
  • 16.8%, Workforce with second job
  • 17.4%, Informal Workforce
  • 12.5, Average years of Schooling

About Firefighters

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The workforce of Firefighters during fourth quarter of 2023 was 22k people, whose salary averaged $9.87k MX working around 54.6 hours per week.

The average age of Firefighters was 42.9 years. The workforce was distributed in 92% men with an average salary of $10.6k MX and, 7.99% women with average salary of $1.7k MX.

The best average salaries received by Firefighters were in Baja California ($38.7k MX), Tabasco ($27k MX), and Coahuila de Zaragoza ($19.7k MX) while the workforce was larger in Estado de México (6.54k), Jalisco (3.35k), and Ciudad de México (2.92k).

In terms of industries, the best average salaries were in Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance ($25.8k MX), Services Related to Air Transportation ($15.7k MX), and Secretarial Support, Photocopying, Collection, Credit Investigation and Similar Services ($14.1k MX), while the workforce was concentrated on Justice Administration and Security and Public Order Preservation (75.2%), General Public Administration (8.13%), and Secretarial Support, Photocopying, Collection, Credit Investigation and Similar Services (1.38k).

At the level of states, Tlaxcala had the highest percentage of informal workers with 100% corresponding to 78 from 78 workers, while the state with the lowest percentage of informal workers was Estado de México with a 28.3% corresponding to 1.85k from 6.54k workers.

Workforce and Salaries Evolution

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  • 22k, Workforce 2023-Q4
  • $9.87k MX, Average monthly salary 2023-Q4

At fourth quarter of 2023, the people who worked as Firefighters were 22k being a 6.9% higher than the third quarter of 2023. (20.6k).

In the same period, an average salary of $9.87k MX was observed, registering an increase of 14.8%, compared to the third quarter of 2023 ($8.6k MX).

Workforce by State

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The states with the highest number of Firefighters during the fourth quarter of 2023 were Estado de México (6.54k), Jalisco (3.35k), and Ciudad de México (2.92k)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2023, the main positive variations occurred in Estado de México and Jalisco with an increase of 3.53k (117%) and 2.07k (161%), respectively. On the other hand, the negative variations were accentuated in Michoacán de Ocampo and Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave with a decrease of 1.62k (93.1%) and 1.36k (81.5%), respectively.

Salaries by State

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The states with the best average salaries for Firefighters during fourth quarter of 2023 were Baja California ($38.7k MX), Tabasco ($27k MX), and Coahuila de Zaragoza ($19.7k MX)

Comparing the first quarter of 2021 and the fourth quarter of 2023, the positive salary growth was higher in Baja California and Tabasco with an increase of $25.8k MX (201%) and $14.5k MX (115%), respectively. Por otro lado, las variaciones salariales negativas se acentuaron en Yucatán and Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave with a decrease of $10.2k MX (100%) and $6.43k MX (47.2%), respectively.

Average Salary and Workforce by Gender and Schooling Years

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Average Schooling in Years (2023-Q4): 12.3, Men

At fourth quarter of 2023 the male workforce in Firefighters was higher in the educational segment with 10 to 12 years of schooling (10.1k), while the female workforce was higher in the educational segment with 13 to 15 years of schooling (1.39k).

The highest average salary was $12k MX received by men with 10 to 12 years of schooling, while the lowest average salary was $12k MX received by men with 10 to 12 years of schooling.

* The data regarding salaries have low statistical precision so it should not be used as conclusions.

Workforce and Salaries Distribution by Industries

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The visualization shows the distribution of Firefighters in different industries and economic sectors.

At fourth quarter of 2023, the workforce was higher in Justice Administration and Security and Public Order Preservation (75.2%), General Public Administration (8.13%), and Secretarial Support, Photocopying, Collection, Credit Investigation and Similar Services (3.82%).

In the same period, the best average salaries were received in Electronic and Precision Equipment Repair and Maintenance ($25.8k MX), Services Related to Air Transportation ($15.7k MX), and Secretarial Support, Photocopying, Collection, Credit Investigation and Similar Services ($14.1k MX).