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Average Hourly Rate for Lifeguard Ambulance Employees

People employed by Lifeguard Ambulance tend to make around $13.16 per hour and $18.31 for overtime hours. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

Employer: Lifeguard Ambulance
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[-]Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Intermediate (2)
$10.19 - $15.64  
[-]Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Intermediate (2)
Hourly Rate$10.19 - $15.64  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 9 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 5
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Lifeguard Ambulance Details

Birmingham, Alabama

Emergency Medical Services

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Years of Experience

Survey participants who have worked at Lifeguard Ambulance for between five and ten years haul in about $13.00 on average. For the most part, a representative employee at Lifeguard Ambulance has been working for 10-19 years and makes around $13.50 per hour.


By state, the highest pay levels are found in Alabama, where the average Lifeguard Ambulance employee makes $13.23 per hour.


Nearing the top of the pay scale are Intermediate Emergency Medical Technicians; median pay is the highest at $12.75.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Pediatric Advanced Life Support Specialists, who make approximately $14.25. Bigger paychecks are awarded to Advanced Cardiac Life Support Specialists with credentials; these people typically earn $14.25 per hour.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Customer Service; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of around $14.00. Emergency Medical Services also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; a majority of employees surveyed report using it at work.

Benefits and Perks

Approximately half set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). For most workers, benefits include health insurance, and a fair portion of workers get dental coverage, too.

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Rated 5 out of 5
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