Combat Medic Salary in the United States

How much does a Combat Medic make in the United States? The average Combat Medic salary in the United States is $43,625 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $37,362 and $52,211. 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. 

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$37,362 to $52,211
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What is a Combat Medic?

Combat Medic or field medic is a US term for military personnel who have been trained to at least an EMT-B level (16-week course in the U.S. Army), and are responsible for providing first aid and frontline trauma care on the battlefield. They are also responsible for providing continuous medical care in the absence of a readily available physician, including care for disease and battle injuries. Combat medics are normally co-located with the combat troops they serve in order to easily move with the troops and monitor ongoing health. Other countries have similar services, but this article is p...

Source: Wikipedia (as of 09/06/2019). Read more from Wikipedia

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Fairfax County Government - Fairfax , Virginia
... medic units. Several types of apparatus, such as brush trucks, boats, and support vehicles ... property. • Combat, extinguish, and prevent fires. • Participate in rescue extrication ...
The Washington Post - 1 day ago
Fairfax County Government - Fairfax , Virginia
... medic units. Several types of apparatus, such as brush trucks, boats, and support vehicles ... Combat, extinguish and prevent fires. Participate in rescue extrication operations and provide ...
The Washington Post - 1 day ago
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Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
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Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Combat Medic in the United States. The base salary for Combat Medic ranges from $37,362 to $52,211 with the average base salary of $43,625. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $37,792 to $53,113 with the average total cash compensation of $44,267.

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