$51,317
Avg. Salary
$21.36
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Flight Paramedic is $21.36 per hour.

The average pay for a Flight Paramedic is $51,317 per year.

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$16.26
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$21.36
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$28.30
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MEDIAN $21.36
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$36k
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$77k
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MEDIAN $51,317
$35,684 - $76,757
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MEDIAN: $51,317
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$0$76K
Salary $35,684 - $76,757
Bonus $196 - $9,933
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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$36,322 - $68,435
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 61
Hourly Data $0$43
Hourly Rate $16.26 - $28.30
Overtime $16.34 - $43.21
Annual Data $0$68K
Bonus $196 - $9,933
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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$36,322 - $68,435
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 124

Job Description

Flight paramedics are medical workers responsible for treatment of patients while in transit via aircraft. This often involves meeting a patient via plane, taking the patient onboard, and trying to keep the patient in a stable condition while the plane transports them to a medical facility. They often are accompanied by another medical professional, such as a physician or registered nurse.

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Flight Paramedic Tasks
  • Administer pre-hospital complex first-aid treatment and life-support care from initial contact until the patient is relinquished to a medical facility.
  • Maintain medical and communication equipment, and replenish first-aid equipment and supplies.
  • Assist in pre-mission liftoff checklists, and provide radio, navigational, or visual support for the pilot as needed.
  • Attend pre-mission briefings and post-mission debriefings, and ensure all necessary documentation is completed.

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Pay by Experience Level

Pay by Experience for a Flight Paramedic has a positive trend. An entry-level Flight Paramedic with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 43 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Flight Paramedic with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 40 salaries. An experienced Flight Paramedic which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 35 salaries. A Flight Paramedic with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 16 salaries.

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Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
17%

How Experience Affects Salaries

Experienced
▲3%

Mid-Career
▲1%

National Average
$49,000

Late-Career
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
15 %
Male
85 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 10%