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How much does a Paramedic make in Texas?

Average Paramedic Hourly Wage in Texas

Paramedics earn a median hourly wage of $16.25. Hourly wages typically start from $10.57 and go up to $25.92.

Average Paramedic Yearly Salary in Texas

Paramedics earn a median salary of $33,790 per year. Salaries typically start from $21,980 and go up to $53,920.

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    • Dawn Career Institute Inc | Wilmington, DE
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    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Wesley College | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • Wilmington University | New Castle, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
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Paramedic Earnings by Seniority

Top End Paramedic Earnings

The highest earning Paramedics in Texas earn:

$25.92
an hour
$53,920
per year
Senior Paramedic Earnings

Senior Paramedics in Texas earn:

$20.54
an hour
$42,720
per year
Experienced Paramedic Earnings

Experienced Paramedics in Texas earn:

$16.25
an hour
$33,790
per year
Junior Paramedic Earnings

Junior Paramedics in Texas earn:

$12.94
an hour
$26,910
per year
Starting Paramedic Earnings

Starting Paramedics in Texas earn:

$10.57
an hour
$21,980
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Paramedic salary comparison

Paramedics earn less than 68% percent of Health careers in Texas. Paramedic salaries are in the bottom 70% of all careers in Texas.

Nurse Anesthetist Salary in Texas $155k
Occupational Therapist Salary in Texas $89k
Occupational Therapist Assistant Salary in Texas $69k
Radiologic Technologist Salary in Texas $55k
Endoscopy Technician Salary in Texas $40k
Paramedic Salary $33k
Pharmacy Technician Salary in Texas $32k

Historical salary for Paramedics in Texas

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

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