Pennsylvania EMT and Paramedics: Schools and Careers

Career Information for EMT And Paramedics in Pennsylvania

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Fast Facts for Emt And Paramedics in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Johnstown, Williamsport and Allentown
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: State College, Philadelphia and Reading
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Philadelphia, Pittsburgh and Allentown

Salaries for Emt And Paramedics in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Reading, Philadelphia and Lancaster

Schools for Emt And Paramedics in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Emergency Medical Technician Schools in Pennsylvania

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More Pennsylvania Emergency Medical Technician Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Delaware County Community College Media Associate 10,816
Drexel University Philadelphia Doctorate 20,682
Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Harrisburg Associate 9,774
Lackawanna College Scranton Associate 1,502
Luzerne County Community College Nanticoke Associate 6,323
Northampton County Area Community College Bethlehem Associate 7,912
Pennsylvania College of Technology Williamsport Bachelor 6,682
University of Pittsburgh-Johnstown Johnstown Bachelor 3,121

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Emt And Paramedics

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


Gettysburg 80 $23310 1.53
Harrisburg 640 $28780 1.19
Carlisle 640 $28780 1.19
Johnstown 430 $25890 4.62
Chambersburg 0 $27690 0
Waynesboro 0 $27690 0
Erie 300 $25190 1.37
Pittsburgh 2460 $30680 1.26
Reading 0 $29430 0
Lancaster 470 $29740 1.19
Scranton 840 $27810 1.91
Wilkes 840 $27810 1.91
Barre 840 $27810 1.91
Hazleton 840 $27810 1.91
Williamsport 150 $25980 1.63
York 510 $31640 1.69
Hanover 510 $31640 1.69
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