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Salary

Salary

All remuneration is paid in accordance with the National Joint Council (NJC) Conditions of Service for Local Authorities Fire Brigades.

On-Call Firefighters receive a retaining fee reflective of the cover provided.

All work activity is paid at the basic hourly rate. When On-Call Firefighters respond to an emergency they receive a minimum of one hours pay where they form part of the crew that responds and a minimum of half an hours pay where they do not form part of that crew.

When called out on an emergency they will receive a fixed disturbance payment on each occasion in addition to the hourly pay rate.

Salary component information based on NJC July 2018
ComponentPayment
Retaining fee £1,193 - £3,053 (per annum)
Hourly rate £10.46 - £13.94
Disturbance payment £4.02 (per occasion)

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