Career Profiles and Employment Projections
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants: Career Information
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants (Except Emergency Medical Technicians)
Top 3 ambulance driver Jobs
- Catholic Health Initiatives
- Baudette, MN
Ambulance Driver completes all documentation in a timely manner as
Paramedic NREMT Certified
- Cal-Ore Life Flight
- Brookings, OR
Current National Registry certification
• Current AHA ACLS, AHA BLS, AHA PALS
- American Ambulance
- Orlando, FL
Must be able to safely lift, transfer and maneuver patients in and out of ambulances, facilities, residences and other locations.
• Must be able
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What Ambulance drivers and attendants Do
Drive ambulance or assist ambulance driver in transporting sick, injured, or convalescent persons. Assist in lifting patients.
Ambulance driver and attendant Salaries
- 2014 employment: 19,600
- May 2015 median annual wage: $23,740
Job Outlook for Ambulance drivers and attendants
Projected employment change, 2014–24:
- Number of new jobs: 6,500
- Growth rate: 33 percent (Much faster than average)
How to Become an Ambulance driver or attendant
Education and training:
- Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
- Work experience in a related occupation: None
- Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training
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*Some content used by permission of the Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor.