Average Hourly Rate for Acadian Ambulance Service Incorporated Employees

Operating out of Lafayette, La., ambulance service company Acadian Ambulance Service Incorporated employs talent in positions ranging from Basic Emergency Medical Technician to Paramedic. Median pay for Acadian Ambulance Service Incorporated workers sits around $14.48 per hour, and overtime compensation can push that up to $25.18. Though what you do at the company and where you live are influential salary factors for those at Acadian Ambulance Service Incorporated, how long you've been working turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Lafayette, Louisiana 

Ambulance Service

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Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average pay of around $14.50 per hour. The greater proportion of employees (40 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of approximately $13.10 per hour.


Critical Care Paramedics represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at $22.81 per hour — though Paramedics and Basic Emergency Medical Technicians also do fairly well at $16.38 and $12.85, respectively.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $21.62 per hour) can be spotted in Dallas, Texas; Elk Grove Village, Ill. ($15.32), Austin, Texas (about $15.05), and Baton Rouge, La. (approximately $14.80) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average ($13.50) in Lafayette, La., one of the lowest-paid cities. Within the firm, employees working in Texas take home the most — $15.50 per hour on average.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to around $17.00 per hour for Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialists, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Regarding pay and education, Acadian Ambulance Service Incorporated pays those with a Certificate (Cert), Paramedicine the most — $22.81.


In this position, it pays to have Critical Care in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $18.07 per hour. Emergency Medical Services also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; approximately half of employees surveyed report using it at work. Employees also tend to know Emergency/Trauma, Typing, and Customer Service.

Benefits and Perks

Acadian Ambulance Service Incorporated sponsors a 401(k) program, and a strong majority of workers use this option to save for their retirement. For most workers, benefits include health insurance, and a strong majority of employees get dental coverage, too.

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20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5
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