Average Salary for Jobs with Life Support Skills

The average salary for jobs that require the skills of Life Support is $48,576 based on United States National Average.

Base Salary

Core compensation

$33,366
$63,786
$48,576
Emergency Medical Technician
Alternate Job Titles: Certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) | EMT

Responds to an emergency call, assesses the situation, obtains a basic medical history and physical examination of the patient, and provides emergency care at the scene and during transit to the hospital. Utilizes necessary medical equipment to treat the patient and ascertains the extent of their injuries or illness. Communicates with the medical care facility receiving the patient about the patie... View job details


EMT/Paramedic Supervisor
Alternate Job Titles: Emergency Response Team Supervisor

Supervises emergency medical staff consisting of EMTs, paramedics, and drivers. Administers the staff work schedule to ensure adequate coverage. Coordinates required training and development activities. Maintains activity logs and prepares required reports. Typically reports to a manager. Typically requires a high school diploma. Supervises a small group of para-professional staff in an organizati... View job details


Flight Medic
Alternate Job Titles: Flight Emergency Medical Technician | Flight EMT

Transports and transfers patients by aircraft 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. Replenishes the aircraft with medical supplies after flights. Must be CPR certified. Requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to manager. Years of experience may b... View job details


Paramedic
Alternate Job Titles: Critical Care Paramedic | Emergency Life Support Paramedic | Medical Paramedic | Primary Care Paramedic (PCP)

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. Applies artificial respiration or administers oxygen in cases of suffocation and asphyxiation, dispenses antiseptic solution to prevent infection, starts and administers intravenous fl... View job details