Emergency medical technicians & paramedics are most often employed by the Other health care services industry. The average yearly wage for Emergency medical technicians & paramedics was $44,218 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Emergency medical technicians & paramedics by wage are Firstline supervisors of gaming workers, Rolling machine setters, operators, & tenders, metal & plastic, and Automotive body & related repairers.
Emergency medical technicians & paramedics are part of the Healthcare practitioners & technical occupations, along with Chiropractors, Dentists, Dietitians & nutritionists, Optometrists, Pharmacists, Physicians & surgeons, Physician assistants, Podiatrists, Occupational therapists, Physical therapists, Radiation therapists, Recreational therapists, Respiratory therapists, Speechlanguage pathologists, Other therapists, including exercise physiologists, Veterinarians, Registered nurses, Nurse anesthetists, Audiologists, Health diagnosing & treating practitioners, all other, Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives, Clinical laboratory technologists & technicians, Dental hygienists, Diagnostic related technologists & technicians, Emergency medical technicians & paramedics, Health practitioner support technologists & technicians, Licensed practical & licensed vocational nurses, Medical records & health information technicians, Opticians, dispensing, Miscellaneous health technologists & technicians, and Other healthcare practitioners & technical Occupations
The top 3 locations that employ the most Emergency medical technicians & paramedics are Jacksonville City PUMA, NC, Cullman & Winston Counties PUMA, AL, and Burlington City PUMA, NC. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Emergency medical technicians & paramedics are Cullman & Winston Counties PUMA, AL, Southwest Georgia Regional Commission (West & Central) PUMA, GA, and Jacksonville City PUMA, NC.