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Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics

in Massachusetts

Assess injuries, administer emergency medical care, and extricate trapped individuals. Transport injured or sick persons to medical facilities.

All Industry Projections for this Occupation

SOC
Code
Title Employment Change Annual Average Openings Typical education needed for entry
2014 2024 Level Percent Total Growth Replace-
ments
292041  Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics 6,750 8,250 1,500 22.22 % 261 150 111 Postsecondary non-degree award 

Industry Projections for this Occupation

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Industry 2014
Employment
Projected 2024 Employment Change
2014-2024
2016
Mean Annual OES Wage
Number Percent Distribution Number Percent Distribution Number Percent
Ambulatory Health Care Services    4,650  69 % 6,060  73 % 1,410  30 % $36,550
Massachusetts Department of Unemployment Assistance
Department Economic Research
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