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............................................................................................. $18,390 annually

Mid-point Wage................................................................................................ $26,050 annually

Experienced-level Wages.............................................................................. $46,230 annually

 

Firefighter:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $18,140 annually

Mid-point Wage................................................................................................ $27,530 annually

 

EMS Dispatcher:

Entry-level Wage............................................................................................. $18,250 annually

Mid-point Wage................................................................................................ $22,530 annually