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Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic Salary with Emergency/Trauma skills

The average rate for an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic with Emergency/Trauma skills is $11.46 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$19,888 - $47,166
(Median)
$20K
$29K
$47K
MEDIAN: $28,901
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90%

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$8.98 - $15.62
(Median)
$9
$11
$16
MEDIAN: $11.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$19,888 - $47,166  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $501  
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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$19,409 - $38,306  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 69
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$8.98 - $15.62  
   
Overtime
$12.36 - $23.14  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$16K$32K$48K
Bonus
$0.00 - $501  
   
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).
)
$19,409 - $38,306  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 315

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Pay by Experience Level for Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic with Emergency/Trauma skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic with Emergency/Trauma skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 15%

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
$27,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 76 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 66% dental benefits Dental: 50%
vision benefits Vision: 42% employee benefits None: 33%