Paramedic earnings by seniority

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

Paramedic salary by state

State Name Average Salary
Washington $72,850
District of Columbia $57,040
Hawaii $50,688
Connecticut $45,980
Maryland $44,680
Alaska $43,602
Minnesota $42,460
New York $41,537
Oregon $41,440
Texas $39,589
Colorado $38,300
Rhode Island $38,190
Massachusetts $38,050
Idaho $37,960
Delaware $37,490
Louisiana $36,930
New Hampshire $36,870
Florida $35,790
North Carolina $35,280
Illinois $35,261
Iowa $34,439
Arizona $34,287
Tennessee $34,090
New Mexico $33,990
Pennsylvania $33,980
Virginia $33,930
Maine $33,720
Wyoming $33,340
Michigan $32,720
North Dakota $32,680
Wisconsin $32,640
Vermont $32,580
Georgia $32,570
New Jersey $32,520
South Carolina $32,300
Nevada $32,160
Missouri $32,090
California $32,050
Mississippi $32,050
Alabama $32,001
Nebraska $31,560
Indiana $31,228
Kansas $30,624
Utah $30,550
Oklahoma $30,480
South Dakota $30,360
Ohio $30,200
Arkansas $30,099
Kentucky $29,634
Montana $28,700
West Virginia $28,570
Puerto Rico $20,030

How do paramedic salaries compare to similar careers?

Paramedics earn about the same as related careers in Oklahoma. On average, they make less than medical transcriptionists but more than medical assistants.

Career Median Salary
Medical transcriptionist salary $37K
Medical billing & coding technician salary $35K
Dental assistant salary $36K
Medical appliance technician salary $34K
Ophthalmic medical technician salary $34K
Paramedic salary $30K
Medical administrative assistant salary $31K
Optician salary $30K
Phlebotomist salary $30K
Medical assistant salary $30K

Source: CareerExplorer (Aggregated)