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Ambulance Driver Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$36,542 (USD)

Average Salary

$18/hr

Average Hourly

$742

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 16, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Ambulance Driver is $36,542 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Ambulance Driver is between $27,844 and $43,718. 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 Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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 Chicago, Illinois, 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:
$42,363
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Chicago, Illinois

Chicago Cost of Living Score:

Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Ambulance Driver Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Driver- Medical Courier 2nd Shift
Jun 13
Chicago, IL, USA
AltaStaff, LLC
We are currently recruiting for a 2nd Shift Currier Driver for Superior Air-Ground Ambulance Service, Inc. Medical Couriers are responsible for safe packaging and delivery of medical equipment ...
Medical Assistant/Driver
May 16
Highland, IN, USA
Housecall Doctors PC
We are seeking a Medical Assistant/Driver to become a part of our team! You will perform routine ... Delivering medical care to patients saves costly and unnecessary ambulance trips, emergency ...
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Relocate to Houston
Jun 11
Chicago, United States
American Medical Response
The EMT-B is also expected to function competently as a driver. Essential Duties and ... ambulance vehicle. • Provides safe and efficient transport of the patient while constantly ...
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - $1000 Sign-On Bonus - Relocate to Houston
Jun 11
Chicago, United States
American Medical Response
The EMT-B is also expected to function competently as a driver. Essential Duties and ... ambulance vehicle. • Provides safe and efficient transport of the patient while constantly ...
PARAMEDIC
May 6
Chicago, IL, USA
City of Chicago
Inventories supplies on ambulance, inspects the condition and quality, and restocks supplies ... S. driver's license 3. Must have one (1) of the following certifications: 4. ACLS (Advanced Cardiac ...
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