The LAFD is a terrific career choice for today's recent high school or college graduate. LAFD Firefighters make a difference in our communities, while enjoying rewarding careers.

The LAFD offers great starting wages, top-notch benefits and job security as well as room for advancement. Some LAFD Firefighters who started out as entry-level are captains and assistant chiefs, making six figure salaries. LAFD Firefighters develop close supportive relationships while working together in pairs and on teams, developing close supportive relationships.