Emergency Medical Technician and Paramedics Salary Information in Georgia

The average annual and hourly salaries for emergency medical technicians and paramedics in the state of Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of emergency medical technicians and paramedics among Georgia areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics in Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,260
25th Percentile Wage
$26,510
50th Percentile Wage
$31,470
75th Percentile Wage
$38,960
90th Percentile Wage
$48,260

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for emergency medical technicians and paramedics in Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $48,260. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $31,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22,260.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of emergency medical technicians and paramedics from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$31,470
1.43% 8.26%
2016
$31,020
1.32% -
2015
$30,610
3.50% -
2014
$29,540
2.98% -
2013
$28,660
-0.73% -
2012
$28,870
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics in Georgia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of emergency medical technicians and paramedics in some Georgia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of emergency medical technicians and paramedics in state of Georgia ranges from $25,380 to $40,310. The highest paying area for emergency medical technicians and paramedics in Georgia is Rome with a median annual salary of $40,310. The second highest paying city/area in Georgia State is Columbus (mean annual salary $36,410). The lowest paying area is Macon with a median annual salary of $25,380.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Rome
$40,310
Columbus
$36,410
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$34,700
Savannah
$34,280
Gainesville
$33,690
Warner Robins
$29,740
Dalton
$29,690
Valdosta
$29,350
Albany
$29,330
Athens-Clarke County
$29,190
Brunswick
$28,060
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$27,820
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$27,770
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$27,630
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$26,600
Macon
$25,380




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