A Mid-Career Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic earns an average wage of $12.87 per hour.

$21,694 - $49,655
$22K
$35K
$50K
MEDIAN: $34,929
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$9.93 - $17.59
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MEDIAN: $12.87
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$21,694 - $49,655  
   
Bonus
$100.00  
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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$22,303 - $42,775  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 68
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$9.93 - $17.59  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.02  
Overtime
$13.79 - $24.57  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$100.00  
   
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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$22,303 - $42,775  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 318

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Key Stats for Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 53 votes.
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5-9 years
80%
10-19 years
20%
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Skills That Affect Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic Salaries

Critical Care
up arrow 6%

Emergency/Trauma
up arrow 4%

Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
up arrow 2%

National Average
$31,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 53 votes.

Gender

Female
29 %
Male
71 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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