London Fire Brigade

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London Fire Brigade is London's fire and rescue service.

What’s the pay at London Fire Brigade?

The average pay at London Fire Brigade is between £13.73 and £19.00 per hour.

This table shows how hourly pay rates at London Fire Brigade compare across the different types of jobs they offer.

Job London Fire Brigade pay per hour
Firefighter £13.68–17.77

Last updated 25 May 2023

What is the Real Living Wage?

The Real Living Wage is a voluntary rate employers can sign up to that is based on the real cost of living.

Location Real Living Wage
London £11.95
Rest of the UK £10.90

What is the legal minimum wage?

The minimum wage is the legal minimum you must be paid per hour.

Age group Legal minimum wage
Under 18 £5.28
18-20 £7.49
21-22 £10.18
23 or older £10.42

How we know this

Based on data from 31 people who took the Breakroom Quiz between June 2022 and May 2023.

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What people are saying about pay at London Fire Brigade

  • Best thing


    Worst thing

    Micro management
    Poor organisation
    Poor equipment
    Slow progress and modernisation
    Lack of frontline staff appreciation
    Abandonment by senior management


    London Fire Brigade Firefighter, June 2022

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