Illinois EMT and Paramedics: Schools and Careers

Career Information for EMT And Paramedics in Illinois

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Fast Facts for Emt And Paramedics in Illinois

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Kankakee and Springfield
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Bloomington and Rockford
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Chicago and Springfield

Salaries for Emt And Paramedics in Illinois

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Chicago and Kankakee

Schools for Emt And Paramedics in Illinois are listed below.

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More Illinois Emergency Medical Technician Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Black Hawk College Moline Associate 6,311
City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College Chicago Associate 6,031
City Colleges of Chicago-Olive-Harvey College Chicago Associate 4,078
City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College Chicago Associate 9,679
City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College Chicago Associate 10,993
College of DuPage Glen Ellyn Associate 25,768
College of Lake County Grayslake Associate 16,010
Elgin Community College Elgin Associate 9,613
Harper College Palatine Associate 15,156
Illinois Central College East Peoria Associate 11,804
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Frontier Community Coll Fairfield Associate 2,102
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Olney Central College Olney Associate 1,610
Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Wabash Valley College Mount Carmel Associate 4,206
John Wood Community College Quincy Associate 2,417
Joliet Junior College Joliet Associate 13,149
Kankakee Community College Kankakee Associate 3,591
Kishwaukee College Malta Associate 4,466
Lewis and Clark Community College Godfrey Associate 7,875
Lincoln Land Community College Springfield Associate 6,655
McHenry County College Crystal Lake Associate 5,274
Moraine Valley Community College Palos Hills Associate 15,859
Oakton Community College Des Plaines Associate 10,805
Parkland College Champaign Associate 9,407
Prairie State College Chicago Heights Associate 5,507
Rend Lake College Ina Associate 4,821
Richland Community College Decatur Associate 3,274
Sauk Valley Community College Dixon Associate 2,700
South Suburban College South Holland Associate 6,260
Southwestern Illinois College Belleville Associate 13,713
Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences Rock Island Bachelor 210
Triton College River Grove Associate 15,658
Waubonsee Community College Sugar Grove Associate 8,731

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Emt And Paramedics

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Illinois. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Emt And Paramedics

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Emt And Paramedics relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Bloomington 160 $26570 0.99
Carbondale 100 $23180 1.09
Marion 100 $23180 1.09
Champaign 190 $29160 1.13
Urbana 190 $29160 1.13
Peoria 540 $27960 1.77
Rockford 260 $28150 1.03
Springfield 250 $25330 1.35
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