Emergency Medical Technician and Paramedics Salary Information in Indiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for emergency medical technicians and paramedics in the state of Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of emergency medical technicians and paramedics among Indiana metropolitan 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21,160
25th Percentile Wage
$24,600
50th Percentile Wage
$31,620
75th Percentile Wage
$39,770
90th Percentile Wage
$48,320

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for emergency medical technicians and paramedics in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $48,320. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $31,620. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21,160.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$10.17
25th Percentile Wage
$11.83
50th Percentile Wage
$15.20
75th Percentile Wage
$19.12
90th Percentile Wage
$23.23

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for emergency medical technicians and paramedics in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $23.23. The median hourly salary is $15.20. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $10.17.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201631,6203.29%9.99%
201530,5804.58%-
201429,1801.41%-
201328,7701.08%-
201228,460--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of emergency medical technicians and paramedics in some Indiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of emergency medical technicians and paramedics in state of Indiana ranges from $26,330 to $37,160. The highest paying area for emergency medical technicians and paramedics in Indiana is Gary with a median annual salary of $37,160. The second highest paying city/area in Indiana State is Michigan City-La Porte (mean annual salary $35,750). The lowest paying area is Anderson with a median annual salary of $26,330.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Gary
$37,160
Michigan City-La Porte
$35,750
Bloomington
$35,720
Muncie
$35,280
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$33,470
Kokomo
$33,360
Fort Wayne
$32,800
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$30,750
Indianapolis-Carmel
$30,560
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$28,860
Elkhart-Goshen
$27,260
Lafayette
$26,920
Anderson
$26,330


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