A Emergency Medical Technician career can be highly varied and extremely rewarding for individuals who thrive around helping others.
Average Emergency Medical Technician salaries vary significantly from state-to-state. In the United States overall, the average registered nurse salary is $36,243 and the median (50th percentile) is $33,341. Hawaii, with EMT salaries averaging $55,600, is the highest-paying state for Emergency Medical Technician (EMT).
At $28,030, Alabama is $27,570 lower than the Hawaii average. While salary is one factor in determining your cost of living, additional cost factors such as housing, transportation, food, entertainment will impact how far those salary dollars will go.