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Emergency Dispatcher in the United States

How much does a Emergency Dispatcher earn in the United States? The average Emergency Dispatcher salary in the United States is $39,558 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $33,568 and $43,074. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Description

Responsible for responding to calls for emergency and non-emergency assistance and in dispatching law enforcement, fire fighting, or rescue units. Transmits and receives coded and conventional messages, differentiates between routine, priority, and emergency messages, and initiates or follows through on responses as required. May enter unit response and data into database. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. Gaining or have attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. Typically requires 1-3 years of related experience.

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