Entry-Level Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic Salary

An Entry-Level Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic earns an average wage of $11.76 per hour.

$19,327 - $42,733
$19K
$30K
$43K
MEDIAN: $29,817
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$9.63 - $15.19
$9
$12
$15
MEDIAN: $11.92
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$0$42K
Salary $19,327 - $42,733
Bonus $5.07 - $1,987
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$20,342 - $37,414
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 179
Hourly Data $0$21
Hourly Rate $9.63 - $15.19
Hourly Tips $0.81
Overtime $13.00 - $21.95
Annual Data $0$37K
Bonus $5.07 - $1,987
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$20,342 - $37,414
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,232

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $26,793

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Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic in Bakersfield:
"Experience is key."
Learn as much as possible. Emts need to start off quiet and learn for the first 6 months.

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic in Williamsport:
"EMT."
Low Pay heavy lifting and must spend Lots of time on the road and limited time off.

Key Stats for Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 114 votes.
Less than 1 year
22%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
8%
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Skills That Affect Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic Salaries

Critical Care
▲9%



basic life support
▲1%

National Average
$27,000

CPR
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 114 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 41%
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