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Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

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Employment

Where do Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics most often work?

 

Current Demand

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Future Demand   This career is projected to grow much faster than average.

This career is seeing very high growth compared to other careers.

There will be a need for about 4,221 new Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics to meet market demand between 2016-2026. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics
Area Employment Employment Change
2018 2028 Number Percent
U S 262,100 280,800 18,700 7.1%
Minnesota 2016 2026 Number Percent
Statewide 5,550 6,301 751 13.5%
Central Minnesota 802 893 91 11.3%
Northeast Minnesota 541 514 -27 -5%
Northwest Minnesota 723 753 30 4.1%
Southeast Minnesota 549 654 105 19.1%
Southwest Minnesota 799 833 34 4.3%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,574 1,854 280 17.8%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.