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How much does a Paramedic make in Rhode Island?

Average Paramedic Hourly Wage in Rhode Island

Paramedics earn a median hourly wage of $17.43. Hourly wages typically start from $13.38 and go up to $23.94.

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

Average Paramedic Yearly Salary in Rhode Island

Paramedics earn a median salary of $36,260 per year. Salaries typically start from $27,830 and go up to $49,800.

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 Rhode Island earn:

$23.94
an hour
$49,800
per year
Senior Paramedic Earnings

Senior Paramedics in Rhode Island earn:

$20.39
an hour
$42,420
per year
Experienced Paramedic Earnings

Experienced Paramedics in Rhode Island earn:

$17.43
an hour
$36,260
per year
Junior Paramedic Earnings

Junior Paramedics in Rhode Island earn:

$15.12
an hour
$31,440
per year
Starting Paramedic Earnings

Starting Paramedics in Rhode Island earn:

$13.38
an hour
$27,830
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Paramedic salary comparison

Paramedics earn less than 77% percent of Health careers in Rhode Island. Paramedic salaries are in the bottom 83% of all careers in Rhode Island.

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Healthcare Social Worker Salary in Rhode Island $62k
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Source:

Historical salary for Paramedics in Rhode Island

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