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How much does a Emergency Medical Technician EMT make?

Updated May 5, 2021

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Employer Size

Experience

$32,899 /yr
Average Base Pay

6,909 salaries

$24K

Low

$33K

Average

$45K

High

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The national average salary for a Emergency Medical Technician EMT is $32,899 in United States. Filter by location to see Emergency Medical Technician EMT salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 6,909 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Emergency Medical Technician EMT employees.

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American Medical Response
3.1

American Medical Response

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $12 - $17
21 salaries
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$12

$17

$12 - $17 Range

American Medical Response
3.1

American Medical Response

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $11 - $28

$11

$28

$11 - $28 Range

FDNY
3.8

FDNY

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

$37,914

 /yr
Range: $31K - $50K

$31K

$50K

$31,000 - $50,274 Range

Liberty Ambulance
3.4

Liberty Ambulance

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $15 - $16

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

Century Ambulance Service
3.3

Century Ambulance Service

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $11 - $17

$11

$17

$11 - $17 Range

Hackensack Meridian Health
3.5

Hackensack Meridian Health

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $18 - $22

$18

$22

$18 - $22 Range

Ambulnz
4

Ambulnz

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $15 - $22

$15

$22

$15 - $22 Range

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Care Ambulance Service
3.4

Care Ambulance Service

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $14 - $15

$14

$15

$14 - $15 Range

Royal Ambulance
4.5

Royal Ambulance

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $15 - $20

$15

$20

$15 - $20 Range

SeniorCare EMS
3.4

SeniorCare EMS

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $15 - $16

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

Elite Ambulance
2.9

Elite Ambulance

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $15 - $16

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

Ready
3.5

Ready

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $21 - $24

$21

$24

$21 - $24 Range

Royalty Ambulance
4.4

Royalty Ambulance

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly

$15

 /hr
Range: $15 - $15

$15

$15

$15 - $15 Range

American Professional Ambulance
3.6

American Professional Ambulance

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $11 - $16

$11

$16

$11 - $16 Range

US Army
3.9

US Army

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Monthly
About 

$3K -$6K

$3K

$6K

$2,907 - $6,396 Range

UCHealth
4.1

UCHealth

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly
About 

$16 -$20

 hourly

$16

$20

$16 - $20 Range

Acadian Ambulance Service
3.5

Acadian Ambulance Service

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly
About 

$14 -$16

 hourly

$14

$16

$14 - $16 Range

Wyckoff Heights Medical Center
3.6

Wyckoff Heights Medical Center

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly
About 

$26 -$31

 hourly

$26

$31

$26 - $31 Range

Community Bridges
2.7

Community Bridges

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly
About 

$14 -$18

 hourly

$14

$18

$14 - $18 Range

FirstHealth of the Carolinas
3.8

FirstHealth of the Carolinas

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Hourly
About 

$9 -$20

 hourly

$9

$20

$9 - $20 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Emergency Medical Technician EMT salaries

The average salary for a Emergency Medical Technician EMT is $32,899 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 6909 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Emergency Medical Technician EMT employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Emergency Medical Technician EMT in United States is $44,848 per year.

The lowest salary for a Emergency Medical Technician EMT in United States is $24,134 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent emergency medical technician emt salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$28
hourly
An EMT-Basic in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $28 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Contract
$40,000
per year
An EMT-B in the Springfield, MO Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Springfield, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$15
hourly
An Emergency Medical Technician in the Riverside, CA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
Riverside, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$15
hourly
An EMT-Basic in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$16
hourly
An EMT-B in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$17
hourly
An EMT-B in the Riverside, CA Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Riverside, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$14
hourly
An EMT-Basic in the Dayton, OH Area area reported making $14 per hour
Job Highlights
Dayton, OH Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
An EMT-B in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$16
hourly
An EMT-B in the Hartford, CT Area area reported making $16 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Hartford, CT Area area
 
Part-time
51 to 200 employees
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