What is the salary of a Paramedic?

The average salary of a Paramedic in United States is $34,870. Salaries start from around $20,420 and go up to $54,710. For a detailed look at the salary in your state, click on the map below.

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$54,710
Starting ($20.4k)
Junior ($24.8k)
Experienced ($31.3k)
Senior ($41.5k)
Highest ($54.7k)
Highest

The top 10% of Paramedics in United States earn:

$54,710
Senior

The top 25% of Paramedics in United States earn:

$41,470
Experienced

The middle 50% of Paramedics in United States earn:

$31,270
Junior

The bottom 25% of Paramedics in United States earn:

$24,800
Starting

The bottom 10% of Paramedics in United States earn:

$20,420

Historical salary

Paramedic salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Alabama 29,400 43
Alaska 48,300 4
Arizona 33,200 23
Arkansas 30,100 40
California 35,300 18
Colorado 39,500 9
Connecticut 41,800 7
Delaware 36,700 15
District of Columbia 55,400 2
Florida 32,100 27
Georgia 30,700 36
Idaho 31,000 34
Illinois 49,300 3
Indiana 30,300 39
Iowa 33,000 24
Kansas 28,100 47
Kentucky 29,900 41
Louisiana 36,900 14
Maine 31,800 30
Maryland 42,500 6
Massachusetts 39,000 11
Michigan 30,800 35
Minnesota 37,100 13
Mississippi 29,100 45
Missouri 34,900 20
Montana 28,000 48
Nebraska 32,800 25
Nevada 43,300 5
New Hampshire 35,900 17
New Jersey 35,200 19
New Mexico 36,200 16
New York 39,600 8
North Carolina 32,000 28
North Dakota 26,100 50
Ohio 29,600 42
Oklahoma 30,700 37
Oregon 37,300 12
Pennsylvania 32,200 26
Rhode Island 39,000 10
South Carolina 31,400 33
South Dakota 28,600 46
Tennessee 31,900 29
Texas 33,500 22
Utah 34,200 21
Vermont 30,400 38
Virginia 31,600 31
Washington 56,900 1
West Virginia 26,400 49
Wisconsin 29,200 44
Wyoming 31,400 32
Puerto Rico 20,900 51

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