The starting pay for applicants without certification and no prior experience is $26, 138. Starting pay for applicants who are certified with no prior experience is $28,270. Starting pay for applicants who are certified with experience is $30,313.
Testing will include a physical test as well as a written test. Applicants will need to pass both of these tests in order to move on in the testing process. For more information on the testing process, go here.