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What is the average salary for a Paramedic?

The average salary of a Paramedic is $16.8. Salaries start from $9.8 and go up to $26.3. Please note that the average salary for a Paramedic may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location. Our source, the Bureau of Labor Statistics, produces some of the United States most sensitive and important economic information, which is based on their strongest commitment to accuracy, quality and integrity.

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$0 $26.3
Starting ($9.82)
Junior ($11.92)
Experienced ($15.04)
Senior ($19.94)
Highest ($26.3)
Highest

The top 10% of Paramedics in United States earn:

$26.3
Senior

The top 25% of Paramedics in United States earn:

$19.9
Experienced

The middle 50% of Paramedics in United States earn:

$15.0
Junior

The bottom 25% of Paramedics in United States earn:

$11.9
Starting

The bottom 10% of Paramedics in United States earn:

$9.8

Historical salary

Paramedic salary by state

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State Salary Rank
Paramedic Salary in Washington 27.4 1
Paramedic Salary in District of Columbia 26.7 2
Paramedic Salary in Illinois 23.7 3
Paramedic Salary in Alaska 23.2 4
Paramedic Salary in Nevada 20.8 5
Paramedic Salary in Maryland 20.4 6
Paramedic Salary in Connecticut 20.1 7
Paramedic Salary in New York 19.0 8
Paramedic Salary in Colorado 19.0 9
Paramedic Salary in Rhode Island 18.8 10
Paramedic Salary in Massachusetts 18.7 11
Paramedic Salary in Oregon 17.9 12
Paramedic Salary in Minnesota 17.8 13
Paramedic Salary in Louisiana 17.7 14
Paramedic Salary in Delaware 17.6 15
Paramedic Salary in New Mexico 17.4 16
Paramedic Salary in New Hampshire 17.3 17
Paramedic Salary in California 17.0 18
Paramedic Salary in New Jersey 16.9 19
Paramedic Salary in Missouri 16.8 20
Paramedic Salary in United States 16.8 21
Paramedic Salary in Utah 16.4 22
Paramedic Salary in Texas 16.1 23
Paramedic Salary in Arizona 16.0 24
Paramedic Salary in Iowa 15.9 25
Paramedic Salary in Nebraska 15.8 26
Paramedic Salary in Pennsylvania 15.5 27
Paramedic Salary in Florida 15.4 28
Paramedic Salary in North Carolina 15.4 29
Paramedic Salary in Tennessee 15.3 30
Paramedic Salary in Maine 15.3 31
Paramedic Salary in Virginia 15.2 32
Paramedic Salary in Wyoming 15.1 33
Paramedic Salary in South Carolina 15.1 34
Paramedic Salary in Idaho 14.9 35
Paramedic Salary in Michigan 14.8 36
Paramedic Salary in Georgia 14.8 37
Paramedic Salary in Oklahoma 14.7 38
Paramedic Salary in Vermont 14.6 39
Paramedic Salary in Indiana 14.6 40
Paramedic Salary in Arkansas 14.5 41
Paramedic Salary in Kentucky 14.4 42
Paramedic Salary in Ohio 14.2 43
Paramedic Salary in Alabama 14.1 44
Paramedic Salary in Wisconsin 14.1 45
Paramedic Salary in Mississippi 14.0 46
Paramedic Salary in South Dakota 13.7 47
Paramedic Salary in Kansas 13.5 48
Paramedic Salary in Montana 13.5 49
Paramedic Salary in West Virginia 12.7 50
Paramedic Salary in North Dakota 12.6 51
Paramedic Salary in Puerto Rico 10.0 52