The average salary for an Experienced Paramedic in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$80,000.
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Job Description for Paramedic
Paramedics are essential employees in emergency response situations, as they are the ones who respond to emergencies, such as 911 calls, and provide immediate treatment and relocation to a hospital. Paramedics are required to be alert and think quickly, and they must be able to lift bodies onto gurneys and transport them from the scene of an accident to an ambulance, which makes the work of a paramedic both physically and mentally demanding. Paramedics must also be able to administer CPR to pati…Read more
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Pay by Experience Level for Paramedic
An entry-level Paramedic with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$60,057 based on 8 salaries. An early career Paramedic with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$60,074 based on 32 salaries. A mid-career Paramedic with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$81,389 based on 16 salaries.
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Employees with Paramedic in their job title in Perth, Western Australia earn an average of 25.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Brisbane, Queensland (6.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (2.7% less) and Sydney, New South Wales (0.6% less).
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