EMT Career Snapshot

Graduates May be Employed as…

  • Ambulance Drivers
  • Emergency Medical Technicians
  • Firefighters
  • First Responders
  • Military Medics
  • Search and Rescue Medics
  • EMS Dispatchers
  • Critical Care/Flight Medics

Examples of Potential Area Employers

  • North Arkansas Regional Medical Center
  • Air Evac Lifeteam
  • Baxter Regional Medical Center
  • Central EMS
  • Aero Med Express
  • Harrison Fire Department
  • United States Armed Force


Arkansas Area Wages

EMT:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $18,660 annually

Mid-point Wage................................................................................................ $27,220 annually

Experienced-level Wages.............................................................................. $46,830 annually

 

Firefighter:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $20,520 annually

Mid-point Wage................................................................................................ $35,440 annually

 

EMS Dispatcher:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $19,960 annually

Mid-point Wage................................................................................................ $28,310 annually

* Information from CareerOneStop