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How much does a Critical Care Paramedic make in the United States? The average Critical Care Paramedic salary in the United States is $49,400 as of April 24, 2024, but the range typically falls between $44,600 and $55,200. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.

Critical Care Paramedic Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Critical Care Paramedic Salary $40,230 US April 24, 2024
25th Percentile Critical Care Paramedic Salary $44,600 US April 24, 2024
50th Percentile Critical Care Paramedic Salary $49,400 US April 24, 2024
75th Percentile Critical Care Paramedic Salary $55,200 US April 24, 2024
90th Percentile Critical Care Paramedic Salary $60,481 US April 24, 2024
25% $44,600 10% $40,230 90% $60,481 75% $55,200 $49,400 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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The Critical Care Paramedic transports and transfers patients and assesses the extent of an illness or injury to establish and prioritize medical procedures to follow. Provides advanced life support care to patients who are ill and/or injured. Being a Critical Care Paramedic requires a high school diploma, registered with the EMT National Registry, licensed by State EMS Authority. Applies artificial respiration or administers oxygen in cases of suffocation and asphyxiation, dispenses antiseptic solution to prevent infection, starts and administers intravenous fluids, and performs other emergency medical procedures during the ambulance ride. In addition, Critical Care Paramedic must be CPR certified. Typically reports to manager. Critical Care Paramedic's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)

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    - 2 Months Ago
  • Nemours is seeking a Transport Registered Nurse. We are currently hiring for night shift 7P-7A. Schedules will include every third weekend and every third ...
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  • Who We Are. Valley Health System is a not-for-profit network of hospitals, urgent cares, physician practices, and services. Expanding across Virginia, West...
    - 0 Months Ago
  • Registered Nurse:* Critical Care Unit #8883. Job Schedule:* Part Time. Hours: *24. Shift Details: *Days. Weekend Requirement: *every other weekend. Compreh...
    - 11 Days Ago
  • Registered Nurse:* Critical Care Unit Sign on Bonus Available. 8842. Job Schedule:* Part Time. Hours: *24. Shift Details: *Nights. Weekend Requirement: *ev...
    - 19 Days Ago
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