How much does a Paramedic make in California? The average Paramedic salary in California is $51,242 as of December 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $46,102 and $57,514. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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American Professional Ambulance - Los Angeles, CA

Job Description for Paramedic

Paramedic provides emergency advanced life support care to patients who are ill and/or injured. Conducts patient assessment to determine the extent of an illness or injury and to establish and prioritize medical procedures to follow. Being a Paramedic performs life support procedures or administers oxygen. Dispenses antiseptic solution to prevent infection, starts and administers intravenous fluids. Additionally, Paramedic performs other emergency medical procedures needed to stabilize patient during transport. Provides an update on patient's condition and status of treatments when transferring to other medical personnel. Typically requires an associate degree in an accredited Paramedic program or equivalent. Requires registration with the EMT National Registry and an active license from the applicable State EMS Authority. Requires CPR/BLS for Healthcare Providers. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Paramedic works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. To be a Paramedic typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coachella, CA Avg. Salary $48,699 Date Updated December 27, 2021
Location Acampo, CA Avg. Salary $48,916 Date Updated December 27, 2021
Location Acton, CA Avg. Salary $51,547 Date Updated December 27, 2021
Location Adelanto, CA Avg. Salary $48,644 Date Updated December 27, 2021
Location Adin, CA Avg. Salary $46,545 Date Updated December 27, 2021
Location Agoura Hills, CA Avg. Salary $50,489 Date Updated December 27, 2021
Location Aguanga, CA Avg. Salary $48,802 Date Updated December 27, 2021
Location Ahwahnee, CA Avg. Salary $45,361 Date Updated December 27, 2021
Location Alameda, CA Avg. Salary $54,591 Date Updated December 27, 2021
Location Alamo, CA Avg. Salary $54,463 Date Updated December 27, 2021

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