by Dominick Campbell

the wages and salary

32,933–54,888 it can depending on the factors.

work conditions

they work indoors and outdoors, they go out of the building to put out fires and they go inside the house to get the person out of the building.

work that they perform

they go out to put out fires and they have to rescue cats out of a tree, accidents and other incidents where risks are posed to life and property, firefighters work on a variety of emergencies, from chemical spills to water rescues they do medical things like heart attacks, strokes and trauma.

Characteristics you need for firefighters

maintain effective working relationship with superiors

educational background

a high school education is sufficient to be hired as a fire fighter, but many fire fighters go on to earn degrees in a fire science in order to advance in their careers.