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How much does a Paramedic make in South Dakota?

Average Paramedic Hourly Wage in South Dakota

Paramedics earn a median hourly wage of $13.65. Hourly wages typically start from $10.38 and go up to $19.22.

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

Average Paramedic Yearly Salary in South Dakota

Paramedics earn a median salary of $28,380 per year. Salaries typically start from $21,600 and go up to $39,980.

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
868
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 South Dakota earn:

$19.22
an hour
$39,980
per year
Senior Paramedic Earnings

Senior Paramedics in South Dakota earn:

$16.06
an hour
$33,390
per year
Experienced Paramedic Earnings

Experienced Paramedics in South Dakota earn:

$13.65
an hour
$28,380
per year
Junior Paramedic Earnings

Junior Paramedics in South Dakota earn:

$11.76
an hour
$24,460
per year
Starting Paramedic Earnings

Starting Paramedics in South Dakota earn:

$10.38
an hour
$21,600
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Paramedic salary comparison

Paramedics earn less than 75% percent of Health careers in South Dakota. Paramedic salaries are in the bottom 83% of all careers in South Dakota.

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Paramedic Salary $28k
Source:

Historical salary for Paramedics in South Dakota

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