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Emergency Medical Technician Salary
in Alabama, United States

$34,824 (USD)

Average Salary

$17/hr

Average Hourly

$442

Average Bonus

Last updated: March 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for an Emergency Medical Technician is $34,824 a year and $17 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for an Emergency Medical Technician is between $26,216 and $41,981. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for an Emergency Medical Technician. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Cares for and transports sick or injured patients to medical facility, working as member of emergency medical team.
  • Responds to instructions from emergency medical dispatcher, and drives specially equipped emergency vehicle to specified location.
  • Monitors communication equipment to maintain contact with dispatcher.
  • Removes or assists in removal of victims from scene of accident or catastrophe.
  • Determines nature and extent of illness or injury, or magnitude of catastrophe, to establish first aid procedures to be followed or need for additional assistance, basing decisions on statements of people involved, examination of victim or victims, and knowledge of emergency medical practice.
  • Administers prescribed first-aid treatment at site of emergency, or in specially equipped vehicle, performing such activities as application of splints, administration of oxygen or intravenous injections, treatment of minor wounds or abrasions, or administration of artificial resuscitation.
  • This position requires certification as an EMT.
Emergency Medical Technician Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Job family population: 251,860

Estimated population of Emergency Medical Technician jobs: 124,530

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$40,370
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Emergency Medical Technician Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Emergency Medicine
Jan 18
Gadsden, United States
Continuum Medical Staffing
Emergency Medicine opening in Gadsden, Alabama. This and other physician jobs brought to you by ... medical technician jobs
Emergency Medicine Physician - Locum Tenens
Jan 31
Alexander City, United States
Medical Doctor Associates
Emergency Medicine opening in Alexander City, Alabama. This and other physician jobs brought to you ... medical technician jobs
Emergency Medicine Opportunity in Alabama
Mar 17
Birmingham, United States
Necnic Group, LLC
Emergency Medicine opening in Birmingham, Alabama. This and other physician jobs brought to you by ... medical technician jobs
Emergency Medicine, Sign-On Bonus, near Huntsville, AL - PERM JOB
Mar 12
Huntsville, United States
Columbia Healthcare
Emergency Medicine opening in Huntsville, Alabama. This and other physician jobs brought to you by ... medical technician jobs
Emergency Medicine opening in AL
Feb 22
Fort Payne, United States
Archway Physician Recruitment
Emergency Medicine opening in Fort Payne, Alabama. This and other physician jobs brought to you by ... medical technician jobs
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