Paramedic Career Snapshot

Graduates May be Employed as…

  • Ambulance Paramedics
  • Firefighters
  • First Responders
  • Military Medics
  • Search and Rescue Medics
  • EMS Dispatchers
  • Critical Care/Flight Paramedic
  • EMS Instructors


Examples of Potential Area Employers

  • Hospitals
  • Air Evac Lifeteam
  • TCAD
  • Aero Med Express
  • Harrison Fire Department
  • United States Armed Force

Arkansas Area Wages

Paramedic:

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

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

Experienced Wage........................................................................................................... $46,830

 

Firefighter:

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

Mid-point Wage................................................................................................................. $37,440

Experienced Wage........................................................................................................... $57,060

* Information from CareerOneStop