Average Paramedic Salary in United Kingdom

£25,745
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£5,067
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The average salary for a Paramedic in United Kingdom is £25,745.
10%
£21k
MEDIAN
£26k
90%
£37k
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£21k - £37k
Bonus
£981 - £10k
Total Pay
£21k - £40k

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Job Description for Paramedic

The top respondents for the job title Paramedic are from the companies London Ambulance Service, East Midlands Ambulance Service and The National Health Service (NHS). Reported salaries are highest at The National Health Service (NHS) where the average pay is £31,500. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Scottish Ambulance Service, earning around £31,371. East Midlands Ambulance Service pays the lowest at around £28,025. London Ambulance Service also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying £29,912.

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Popular Skills for Paramedic

Skills in Emergency Medical Services (EMS), Emergency Response, Emergency/Trauma, Emergency Medicine and Critical Care are correlated to pay that is above average.

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 £23,131 based on 14 salaries. An early career Paramedic with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £24,326 based on 149 salaries. A mid-career Paramedic with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £28,562 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Paramedic with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £31,703 based on 53 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £30,599.
Employees with Paramedic in their job title in Liverpool, England: Liverpool earn an average of 29.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in London, England: London (8.9% more) and Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow (8.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Birmingham, England: Birmingham (8.7% less), Bristol, England: Bristol (2.9% less) and Birmingham, England: West Midlands (2.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 313 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.5%
Early Career
47.6%
Mid Career
21.4%
Experienced
16.9%
Late Career
9.6%