Salary for
Paramedic in the United States

How much does a Paramedic earn in the United States? The average Paramedic salary in the United States is $41,643 as of July 31, 2018, but the range typically falls between $37,393 and $47,457. 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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Provides advanced life support care to patients who are ill and/or injured. Transports and transfers patients and assesses the extent of an illness or injury to establish and prioritize medical proced

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