Emergency Medical Technician and Paramedics Salary in Sector of Transportation and Warehousing

The salary statistics of emergency medical technicians and paramedics in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare emergency medical technician and paramedics salaries in different industries within the transportation and warehousing sector.

Average Annual Salary of Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,240
25th Percentile Wage
$25,610
50th Percentile Wage
$29,690
75th Percentile Wage
$37,460
90th Percentile Wage
$54,230

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for emergency medical technicians and paramedics in the industry sector of transportation and warehousing. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) emergency medical technicians and paramedics is $54,230. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $29,690. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid emergency medical technicians and paramedics is $22,240.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$29,690
2.09% 2.90%
2016
$29,070
2.58% -
2015
$28,320
-2.30% -
2014
$28,970
2.80% -
2013
$28,160
-2.38% -
2012
$28,830
- -

Compare Emergency Medical Technician and Paramedics Salary in Different Industries within the Transportation and Warehousing Sector

The average salaries of emergency medical technicians and paramedics in five industries in the transportation and warehousing sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for emergency medical technician and paramedics occupations is the air transportation industry with an annual salary $56,030. The lowest paying industry is the transit and ground passenger transportation industry (annual salary $28,790). For detailed emergency medical technician and paramedics salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Air Transportation
$56,030
Scheduled Air Transportation
$53,040
Nonscheduled Air Transportation
$48,940
Other Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$28,790
Transit and Ground Passenger Transportation
$28,790

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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