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Firefighter Paramedic Salary
in Colorado, United States

$54,234 (USD)

Average Salary

$26/hr

Average Hourly

$N/A

Average Bonus

Last updated: March 23, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Firefighter Paramedic is $54,234 a year and $26 an hour in Colorado, United States. The average salary range for a Firefighter Paramedic is between $39,614 and $66,373. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Firefighter Paramedic. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Colorado, United States.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Combats, suppresses, or anticipates fires and saves plane crew and passengers in response to actual or potential air-crash emergencies.
  • Drives to scene of crash or to end of runway where distressed craft is expected to land.
  • Sprays chemical foam onto runway surface to minimize danger of fire and explosion on impact, and water fog or chemical agents onto craft after landing.
  • Participates in removal of trapped or injured crewmembers and passengers, using flame-cutting equipment if necessary to gain entry to damaged craft.
  • Renders first aid to injured.
  • Establishes fire lines to prevent unauthorized persons from entering crash area.
  • May participate in removal or neutralization of explosive ordnance material when military aircraft is involved.
  • May deactivate aircraft electrical power to prevent fires or explosions.
Firefighter Paramedic Job Prevalence in Colorado, United States

Job family: Firefighters

Job family population: 319,860

Estimated population of Firefighter Paramedic jobs: 57,089

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$62,872
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Firefighter Paramedic Job Listings for Colorado, United States

EMT Paramedic
Feb 8
Summit County, CO, USA
Palisade Neuro Associates, LLC
Paramedics, RNs, LPNs **Earn extra money part-time in Summit County! 10am to 10pm. Make house calls on patients in Summit County related to altitude sickness and minor urgent care symptoms with ER ...
EMT Paramedic
Jan 14
Denver, CO, USA
Palisade Neuro Associates, LLC
Earn extra money from home after hours Paramedics, RNs, LPNs Night shift for taking phone calls only Be available by phone from 10pm to 10am to answer patient calls from Summit County related to ...
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