Emergency Medical Technician and Paramedics Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,070
25th Percentile Wage
$34,630
50th Percentile Wage
$43,970
75th Percentile Wage
$54,540
90th Percentile Wage
$63,170

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for emergency medical technicians and paramedics in the industry sector of educational services. 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 $63,170. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $43,970. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid emergency medical technicians and paramedics is $25,070.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of emergency medical technicians and paramedics in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201643,9704.32%9.62%
201542,0707.56%-
201438,8902.91%-
201337,760-5.24%-
201239,740--

Compare Emergency Medical Technician and Paramedics Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of emergency medical technicians and paramedics in eleven industries in the educational services 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 junior colleges - local government owned industry with an annual salary $47,870. The lowest paying industry is the elementary and secondary schools - local government owned industry (annual salary $32,740). For detailed emergency medical technician and paramedics salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$47,870
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$46,750
Educational Services - Privately owned
$44,890
Educational Services - Local government owned
$44,020
Educational Services
$43,970
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$43,360
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$43,270
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$43,120
Educational Services - State government owned
$43,010
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$32,740
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$32,740

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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