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EMS Jobs Are Projected to Increase 15% by 2026

 

Modern Healthcare recently released a data brief on employment trends for Emergency Medical Services (EMS). Here are some key findings from the report:

 

There were 248,000 EMT and paramedic jobs in 2016.
The median annual pay for EMTs and paramedics is $32,670.
The amount of EMT and paramedic jobs are projected to increase 15% by 2026.
EMS professionals respond to 37 million calls annually.
There are an estimated 21,283 EMS agencies nationwide.
There are about 81,295 EMS vehicles (ambulances, helicopters, fire trucks).

 

 

Source: Modern Healthcare, December 16, 2017

January 8, 2018 | Categories: healthcare,Primary Care | Tags: , , , | Comments (0)

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