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Average Hourly Rate for Acadian Ambulance Service Incorporated Employees

Lafayette, Louisiana-based Acadian Ambulance Service Incorporated hires for positions ranging from Basic Emergency Medical Technician to Paramedic in the ambulance service industry. Acadian Ambulance Service Incorporated offers employees an average of $13.10 per hour, with $18.00 for overtime. For the most part, employee paychecks at Acadian Ambulance Service Incorporated fluctuate depending on what you do at the company; how long you've been working and where you live also matter, but to a lesser degree. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

Employer: Acadian Ambulance Service Incorporated
Hourly Rate Range by Job
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[-]Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic (5)
$8.75 - $15.17  
[-]Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic (5)
Hourly Rate$8.75 - $15.17  
[+]Paramedic (4)
$11.61 - $23.11  
[+]Paramedic (4)
Hourly Rate$11.61 - $23.11  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Oct 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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Acadian Ambulance Service Incorporated Details

Lafayette, Louisiana

Ambulance Service

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Nearing the top of the pay scale are Paramedics and Basic Emergency Medical Technicians; the former receives the highest median pay at $16.68 while approximately $11.13 is the norm for the latter.

Years of Experience

Staying at the company for five to ten years brings notable financial rewards; the average income in this window is around $15.17 per hour. Broadly speaking, the largest slice of the Acadian Ambulance Service Incorporated workforce (54 percent) has a tenure of one to four years and earns $11.41 per hour.


Acadian Ambulance Service Incorporated workers in Texas earn the most — $16.35 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Emergency Medical Technicians earn about $16.68, far more than their non-accredited counterparts. Earning a Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialist certification garners significant financial rewards of $16.37 per hour. Employees who have an Associate of Applied Science (AAS), Paramedicine make the most here, hauling in approximately $16.68 per hour.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Critical Care; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of about $16.37. Emergency Medical Services is regularly seen around here; around half of those surveyed report it as a core competency.

Benefits and Perks

Merely a quarter of workers at Acadian Ambulance Service Incorporated earn paid vacation and paid sick time. To plan for old age, the greater part of workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. A majority of workers have health insurance, and benefits for around half of workers also include dental insurance.

Key Stats

35 %
65 %
Hourly Rate
$12 - $17
Hourly Rate
$11 - $17
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

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