Entry-Level Police, Fire, or Ambulance Dispatcher Salary

The average rate for an Entry-Level Police, Fire, or Ambulance Dispatcher is $14.39 per hour. A skill in Emergency Medical Services (EMS) is associated with high pay for this job.

$25,288 - $48,795
$25K
$36K
$49K
MEDIAN: $36,234
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$9.85 - $19.84
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$14
$20
MEDIAN: $14.42
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$0$48K
Salary $25,288 - $48,795
Bonus $600
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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$21,497 - $47,603
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 42
Hourly Data $0$28
Hourly Rate $9.85 - $19.84
Overtime $13.41 - $28.94
Annual Data $0$47K
Bonus $600
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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$21,497 - $47,603
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 169

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Key Stats for Police, Fire, or Ambulance Dispatcher

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
Less than 1 year
19%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Police, Fire, or Ambulance Dispatcher Salaries

Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
▲18%

Telecommunications
▲3%

Customer Service
▲2%

National Average
$31,000

Typing
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 19%
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