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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 $38,088 as of October 31, 2018, but the range typically falls between $32,321 and $41,478. 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. 

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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 message

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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total compensation for the job of Emergency Dispatcher in the United States. The base salary for Emergency Dispatcher ranges from $32,321 to $41,478 with the average base salary of $38,088. The total compensation, which includes bonus, health and retirement, can vary anywhere from $32,343 to $41,543 with the average total compensation of $38,088.
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