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


Northwest Arkansas Area Wages

EMT:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $24,882 annually

Average Wage................................................................................................. $32,532 annually

 

Firefighter:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $20,154 annually

Average Wage................................................................................................. $29,449 annually

 

EMS Dispatcher:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $22,795 annually

Average Wage................................................................................................. $29,058 annually