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Driver Ambulance Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$36,494 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Driver Ambulance is $36,494 a year and $18 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Driver Ambulance is between $27,808 and $43,661. 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

  • 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.
Driver Ambulance 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 Driver Ambulance jobs: 4,869

Rate of error: 5.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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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 2,716,450 (2017), 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...

Driver Ambulance Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

NEV Wheelchair Driver
May 14
Naperville, IL, USA
Edward Ambulance
Use Edward Ambulance Services two way radio in a professional manner at all times. * Maintain ... Must possess a valid Illinois Driver's License and be insurable under the liability insurance ...
Medical Assistant/Driver
May 17
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 ...
May 7
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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