Experienced Police, Fire, or Ambulance Dispatcher Salary

Earnings for Experienced Police, Fire, or Ambulance Dispatchers come in at around $15.87 per hour on average. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Experienced Police, Fire, or Ambulance Dispatchers survey participants are largely women, dominating at 63 percent. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$27,469 - $65,000
$27K
$43K
$65K
MEDIAN: $42,738
10%
50%
90%

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$12.48 - $22.89
$12
$16
$23
MEDIAN: $15.87
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$27,469 - $65,000  
   
Bonus
$1,850  
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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$26,694 - $56,263  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$12.48 - $22.89  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.00  
Overtime
$18.62 - $45.62  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$1,850  
   
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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$26,694 - $56,263  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 50

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Key Stats for Police, Fire, or Ambulance Dispatcher

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
10-19 years
90%
20 years or more
10%
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Skills That Affect Police, Fire, or Ambulance Dispatcher Salaries

Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
▲4%

National Average
$37,000

Telecommunications
▼4%

Customer Service
▼6%

Typing
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
63 %
Male
37 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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