Paramedic Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Paramedic make in District of Columbia? The average Paramedic salary in District of Columbia is $48,054 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $43,153 and $54,765. 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.

25% $43,153 10% $38,690 90% $60,876 75% $54,765 $48,054 50%(Median)
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Paramedic provides advanced life support care to patients who are ill and/or injured. Transports and transfers patients and assesses the extent of an illness or injury to establish and prioritize medical procedures to follow. Being a Paramedic 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. Requires a high school diploma, registered with the EMT National Registry, licensed by State EMS Authority. Additionally, Paramedic must be CPR certified. Typically reports to manager. Paramedic's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $47,812 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $47,812 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $47,812 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $47,812 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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