A group of San Francisco firemen make their way up a hill after a fire was contained at a multi-unit Pacific Heights building in San Francisco, April 24, 2013. Some San Francisco firefighters are raking in six-figure overtime paychecks because of staffing shortages that have department managers scheduling numerous extra shifts, a newspaper reported.

Photo by: Eric Risberg

A group of San Francisco firemen make their way up a hill after a fire was contained at a multi-unit Pacific Heights building in San Francisco, April 24, 2013. Some San Francisco firefighters are raking in six-figure overtime paychecks because of staffing shortages that have department managers scheduling numerous extra shifts, a newspaper reported.