Louisiana EMT and Paramedics: Schools and Careers

Career Information for EMT And Paramedics in Louisiana

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Fast Facts for Emt And Paramedics in Louisiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Lake Charles, Alexandria and Houma
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Baton Rouge, New Orleans and Shreveport
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: New Orleans, Shreveport and Baton Rouge

Salaries for Emt And Paramedics in Louisiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Baton Rouge, New Orleans and Houma

Schools for Emt And Paramedics in Louisiana are listed below.

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More Louisiana Emergency Medical Technician Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bossier Parish Community College Bossier City Associate 4,986
Delgado Community College New Orleans Associate 13,210
L E Fletcher Technical Community College Houma Associate 1,296
Louisiana Technical College-Alexandria Campus Alexandria Associate 504
Louisiana Technical College-Delta-Ouachita Campus West Monroe Associate 758
Louisiana Technical College-Hammond Area Branch Campus Hammond Associate 344
Louisiana Technical College-Lafayette Campus Lafayette Associate 969
Louisiana Technical College-Lafourche Campus Thibodaux Associate 424
Louisiana Technical College-Northeast LA Branch Campus Winnsboro Associate 263
Louisiana Technical College-Shelby Jackson Campus Ferriday Associate 213
Louisiana Technical College-Sullivan Campus Bogalusa Associate 1,080
Nicholls State University Thibodaux Masters 6,864
Nunez Community College Chalmette Associate 1,442
South Louisiana Community College Lafayette Associate 2,944
Southern University at Shreveport Shreveport Associate 2,337

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Emt And Paramedics

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Louisiana. 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


Houma 170 $38020 1.04
Thibodaux 170 $38020 1.04
New Orleans 590 $39250 0.62
Metairie 590 $39250 0.62
Shreveport 380 $26480 1.22
Bossier City 380 $26480 1.22
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