Paramedic salary in the United States

Average salary
$58,000/yr
Based on 18,003 income tax records
$26,000
$105,000
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$51K
 
$56K
 
$61K
 
$64K
 
$63K
$26,000
$105,000
How much do Paramedics make?
The average total salary for a Paramedic is $58,000 per year. This is based on data from 18,003 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Paramedic and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Paramedic salary can vary between $26,000 to $105,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Paramedic salary by location

Paramedic salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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City Of Chicago, Cook County, IL
81 income tax records
$106,000/yr
$58K – $166K
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City Of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA
32 income tax records
$106,000/yr
$70K – $153K
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Parker County Hospital District, Parker County, TX
10 income tax records
$93,500/yr
$75K – $122K
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City Of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, PA
34 income tax records
$93,500/yr
$55K – $128K
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Rural Metro Of California, Santa Clara County, CA
22 income tax records
$87,500/yr
$60K – $107K
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City And County Of Honolulu, Honolulu County, HI
24 income tax records
$85,500/yr
$74K – $138K
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American Medical Response, Contra Costa County, CA
18 income tax records
$82,500/yr
$46K – $110K
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Stjoseph Regional Health Ctr, Brazos County, TX
14 income tax records
$82,000/yr
$46K – $115K
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The City Of New York, Kings County, NY
19 income tax records
$79,000/yr
$56K – $117K
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Board Of County Commissioners, Collier County, FL
16 income tax records
$78,500/yr
$46K – $118K
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City Of Austin, Williamson County, TX
44 income tax records
$78,500/yr
$59K – $126K
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New Castle County Government Cen, New Castle County, DE
19 income tax records
$77,000/yr
$64K – $101K
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County Council Of Beaufort, Beaufort County, SC
10 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$48K – $91K
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Montgomery Co Hospital Dist, Montgomery County, TX
38 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$37K – $106K
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Baltimore County Maryland, Baltimore County, MD
14 income tax records
$75,500/yr
$53K – $100K
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Hall Ambulance, Kern County, CA
24 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$43K – $102K
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Metro West Ambulance, Washington County, OR
11 income tax records
$74,500/yr
$54K – $88K
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Regional Ambulance, Washoe County, NV
21 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$45K – $100K
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Harris County Esd 9, Harris County, TX
16 income tax records
$73,000/yr
$51K – $115K
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Williamson County, Williamson County, TX
37 income tax records
$72,500/yr
$53K – $109K
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Sussex County Council, Sussex County, DE
20 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$59K – $97K
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Kwph Enterprises, Fresno County, CA
48 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$27K – $96K
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Falck Northern, Alameda County, CA
18 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$36K – $83K
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Fort Bend County, Fort Bend County, TX
14 income tax records
$71,000/yr
$59K – $118K
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Rural Metro Of San Diego, San Diego County, CA
32 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$25K – $121K
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Emsa, Tulsa County, OK
17 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$37K – $113K
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Washington County Regional Ambul, Washington County, AR
10 income tax records
$69,500/yr
$49K – $79K
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UCHealth, Larimer County, CO
18 income tax records
$69,500/yr
$39K – $99K
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Montgomery County Government Tn, Montgomery County, TN
11 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$63K – $84K
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City Of Virginia Beach, Virginia Beach County, VA
13 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$59K – $87K
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New Hanover Regional Medical Center, New Hanover County, NC
19 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$46K – $92K
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County Of Johnson, Johnson County, KS
16 income tax records
$67,500/yr
$52K – $89K
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Leon Cnty Board Of Cnty Comm, Leon County, FL
21 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$46K – $74K
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Paramedics Logistics Texas, Pinellas County, FL
36 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$28K – $94K
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City Of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, OH
32 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$51K – $80K
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Mercy, Clark County, NV
26 income tax records
$60,500/yr
$39K – $94K
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Mecklenburg Ems Agency, Mecklenburg County, NC
35 income tax records
$60,500/yr
$39K – $78K
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University Medical Center, Lubbock County, TX
24 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$34K – $107K
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Medicwest Ambulance Service, Clark County, NV
23 income tax records
$60,000/yr
$43K – $112K
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Sw General, Maricopa County, AZ
29 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$28K – $117K
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County Of Volusia Florida, Volusia County, FL
30 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$27K – $73K
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Health And Hospital, Marion County, IN
30 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$40K – $93K
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County Of Wake, Wake County, NC
43 income tax records
$57,000/yr
$31K – $76K
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County Of Greenville, Greenville County, SC
24 income tax records
$56,500/yr
$37K – $80K
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Sgco Sedgwick County, Sedgwick County, KS
20 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$44K – $71K
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Presbyterian Healthcare Services, Bernalillo County, NM
38 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$21K – $84K
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Maricopa Ambulance, Maricopa County, AZ
28 income tax records
$48,000/yr
$31K – $85K
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Cape Fear Valley Health, Cumberland County, NC
31 income tax records
$47,000/yr
$27K – $62K
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Guilford County, Guilford County, NC
33 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$34K – $63K
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Adventist Health, Orange County, FL
21 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$33K – $61K

Paramedic demographics in United States

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55% are single
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45% are married
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40% have kids
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52% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Paramedics in United States

18,003 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a paramedic in the United States is $58,000 per year. Paramedic salaries in the United States can vary between $26,000 to $105,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 18,003 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as paramedic.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for paramedics in the United States: City of Chicago ($106,000 a year), City of Philadelphia ($106,000 a year), and Parker County Hospital District ($93,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for paramedics in the United States: Philadelphia Metro Area, PA ($78,000 a year), New York Metro Area, NY ($78,000 a year), and San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($74,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.