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How much does a Paramedic make in New Jersey?

Average Paramedic Hourly Wage in New Jersey

Paramedics earn a median hourly wage of $15.57. Hourly wages typically start from $12.13 and go up to $28.26.

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

Average Paramedic Yearly Salary in New Jersey

Paramedics earn a median salary of $32,380 per year. Salaries typically start from $25,240 and go up to $58,770.

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

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Employment Type Mix

67%
Full-Time
33%
Part-Time

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Salary Satisfaction

2.6
SCORE
889
RATINGS
Paramedics average a score of 2.6 out of 5 on our salary satisfaction scale. This places Paramedics in the 8th percentile of salary satisfaction.

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Paramedic Earnings by Seniority

Top End Paramedic Earnings

The highest earning Paramedics in New Jersey earn:

$28.26
an hour
$58,770
per year
Senior Paramedic Earnings

Senior Paramedics in New Jersey earn:

$21.75
an hour
$45,230
per year
Experienced Paramedic Earnings

Experienced Paramedics in New Jersey earn:

$15.57
an hour
$32,380
per year
Junior Paramedic Earnings

Junior Paramedics in New Jersey earn:

$13.34
an hour
$27,750
per year
Starting Paramedic Earnings

Starting Paramedics in New Jersey earn:

$12.13
an hour
$25,240
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Paramedic salary comparison

Paramedics earn less than 76% percent of Health careers in New Jersey. Paramedic salaries are in the bottom 83% of all careers in New Jersey.

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Mental Health Counselor Salary in New Jersey $50k
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Paramedic Salary $32k
Source:

Historical salary for Paramedics in New Jersey

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