Emergency Medical Technicians earn $14 per hour on average, or $30,000 annually, which is 60% less than the national average for all working Americans. Our data indicates that the best paid Emergency Medical Technicians work for Patriot Ambulance at $113,000 annually while the lowest paid Emergency Medical Technicians work for Medical Express earning approximately $21,300 each year.
"Definitely underpaid, but it's a tough economic situation right now. So companies do everything possible to cut costs and stay afloat."
"I absolutely feel I'm being underpaid. Especially when my company has no policy on raises."
"I think with most career fields people believe they are underpaid."
"Underpaid. The school time and the work hours were a joke."