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Ambulance Driver Salary

$34,619 (USD)

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Last updated: June 15, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Ambulance Driver is $34,619 a year and $17 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for an Ambulance Driver is between $26,379 and $41,417. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for an Ambulance Driver. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Drives ambulance to transport sick, injured, or convalescent patients.
  • Assists in placing patients on stretcher and loads stretcher into ambulance.
  • Takes sick or injured patients to hospital, or convalescents to destination, using knowledge and skill in driving to avoid sudden motions detrimental to patients.
Ambulance Driver Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians

Job family population: 15,310

Estimated population of Ambulance Driver jobs: 4,869

Rate of error: 5.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), the United States is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe's 3.9 million square miles (10.1 million km2). With a population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the most populous city is New York City. Forty...

Ambulance Driver Job Listings for United States

EMT Hospital Based Program
Jun 7
Los Angeles, CA, USA
LifeLine Ambulance
Ambulance Driver's License * Medical Examiner's Certificate (DL 51) * Post offer must be able to obtain a DMV H6 * Post offer must be able to obtain an LADOT permit * Post offer must be able to ...
Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT)
Jun 11
Martinez, United States
Royal Ambulance
Possess a Valid California Ambulance Driver's License * Possess a Valid Medical Examiner's Certificate * Possess a Valid EMT County/State Card (NREMT is not a Valid EMT card to practice in the State ...
EMT Basic
Apr 16
Lancaster, CA, USA
Ambulance Driver license ( Drivers ) * California DL-51 ( Drivers ) * CPR Card (AHA) Company Description Mauran Ambulance is a family owned company providing Basic Life Support services throughout ...
Security Ambassador
Jun 14
Chino Hills, CA, USA
Securitas Security Services USA
... ambulance driver, furniture finisher, manufacturing equipment operator ----- Company Description Securitas is the most locally-focused security company in the United States, with over 500 local ...
Emergency Medical Technician / 1A, -Full time
May 21
Long Beach, CA, USA
College Coastal Care, LLC.
California Driver's License, California Ambulance Driver's License, demonstration of an acceptable driving record required. CPR Certification. Current Medical Examiners Report and current Medical ...
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