EMERGENCY MEDICAL TECHNICIAN SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$34,000
$23,000
Min 10%
$34,000
Median 50%
$51,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Grand Strand Medical Center
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
4.3 years
How much does an emergency medical technician make?
As an Emergency Medical Technician in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $34,905 per year or $16.78 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $51,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $23,000 per year. Health Care companies and Pharmaceutical companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The top 5 states when it comes to Emergency Medical Technician salaries are Hawaii, Alaska, Maine, Vermont, and New Hampshire. The typical tenure for an Emergency Medical Technician is 4.3 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Paramedic
$38,051
Technician
$36,954

Average Emergency Medical Technician Salary By Company

Emergency Medical Technician jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. Most Emergency Medical Technician jobs are in Health Care companies and Health Care companies. Grand Strand Medical Center and Kaiser Permanente are the best paying companies for Emergency Medical Technicians. Also, companies like Sentara Healthcare and Augusta Health pay their Emergency Medical Technicians very well.

Average Emergency Medical Technician Salary By Location

Emergency Medical Technicians in the US makes an average salary of $34,905 per year or $16.78 per hour. San Jose, CA reports the highest Emergency Medical Technician salaries at $48,055 per year. Even as an entry-level Emergency Medical Technician, you will make $23,000 per year in San Jose, CA. Hawaii, Alaska, Maine, Vermont, and New Hampshire are the highest paying states. On the other hand, Tennessee, Kentucky, Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina report the lowest wages for Emergency Medical Technicians.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$48,055
2
Nashua, NH
$47,179
3
Bay City, MI
$39,536
4
Austin, MN
$37,901
5
New York, NY
$37,000

Average Emergency Medical Technician Salary By Industry

Emergency Medical Technician salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Health Care companies, Professional companies, and Hospitality companies pay higher-than-average wages for Emergency Medical Technicians. Health Care companies pay their Emergency Medical Technicians the highest wages, averaging $35,493 per year. Professional companies and Hospitality companies pay well too, at $35,321 and $34,370, respectively. The types of companies that pay Emergency Medical Technicians the least are in the Manufacturing industry, where the average annual salary is $32,581.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$35,493
2
Professional
$35,321
3
Hospitality
$34,370
4
Transportation
$33,974
5
Manufacturing
$32,581

RECENTLY ADDED Emergency Medical Technician SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Allied Universal Security
Emergency Medical Technician
10/31/2019
$37,566
Integrity Ambulance
Emergency Medical Technician
10/30/2019
$29,218
Allied Universal
Emergency Medical Technician
10/30/2019
$37,566
American Medical Response
Emergency Medical Technician
Tulsa, OK
10/29/2019
$31,000
Rural/Metro Corporation
Emergency Medical Technician
Oklahoma City, OK
10/28/2019
$31,917
City of Riviera Beach
Emergency Medical Technician
10/27/2019
$47,713
Town of Milford
Emergency Medical Technician
10/26/2019
$33,392
Randstad
Emergency Medical Technician
Nashville, TN
10/26/2019
$33,392
Pasco County
Emergency Medical Technician
10/26/2019
$41,000
Allied Universal Security
Emergency Medical Technician
10/25/2019
$33,392
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