Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic is $12.28
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basics?
An entry-level Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $11.90 based on 10 salaries. An early career Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total …Read more
What Do Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basics Do?
Emergency medical technicians, or EMTs, work in an ambulance and respond to emergency situations. An entry-level EMT is also called an EMT-B, which means emergency medical technician-basic.
EMT-Bs work with emergency medical technician-intermediates and emergency medical technician-paramedics in an ambulance, and with anyone they are assisting. They also work alongside nurses and physicians to perform the services that a patient needs. Since they are entry-level workers, EMT-Bs are not …Read more