Paramedic Jobs in District of Columbia

Provide first response for 911 calls. Paramedics travel in ambulances and deliver medical aid in emergency situations. Some common duties for these healthcare professionals include CPR, shock prevention, bleeding management, and spinal protection. They monitor patients’ conditions and transfer them to hospital care.

Paramedics must be able to remain calm under pressure and perform life-saving procedures with maximum speed and accuracy. Because they interact with people in high-stress environments, they must be compassionate and emotionally stable.

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Gwu Medical Faculty Associates - Washington, DC
Recommended Skills Pediatric Advanced Life Support Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (Acls) Emergency Handling Interpersonal Skills Communication Basic Life Support...
16 days ago
Gwu Medical Faculty Associates - Washington, DC
Position Summary: Provides Advanced Life Support including medical evaluation, treatment and stabilization of the critically ill and injured; responds to emergency rescue situations involving potential...
16 days ago
American Medical Response - Washington, DC
State Paramedic CCT Certification, BLS/CPR, ACLS, ITLA, PHTLS, ATLS, PALS, PEPP and PCC certifications....
23 days ago
Penn State Health - Washington, DC
Penn State Health Life Lion LLC Paramedics perform basic and advanced life support treatment to include but not limited to: airway management including intubation, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, EKG...
30+ days ago
Telecommute Staffing - Washington, DC
Required skills & experience: What you need to know: 1. Have access to companys continuing education and professional development courses 2. Current schedule equivalent to 40 hours per week,...
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for District of Columbia

Moving to District of Columbia? Find some basic demographic data about District of Columbia below.


601,370
23,005

Paramedic Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Head and Neck Anatomy
This will teach you all the anatomy of head and neck as required for medical curriculum. It is useful for medical, paramedical, masters students and anyone interested in anatomy of head and neck...

Emergency Skills Made Easy
The time between calling 911 and paramedics arriving is VITAL for increasing patient outcomes.  Unfortunately, being prepared and capable to handle an emergency is the exception and not the...

Thorax and Abdomen Anatomy
This is a course that teaches you fundamentals of thorax and abdominal anatomy. This course is for medical, paramedical, nursing, dental students. Masters in Anatomy and PhDs can also find it...

Salary for Paramedic Jobs in District of Columbia

This is the average annual salary for Paramedic jobs in District of Columbia as reported by the BLS.

$69,297

Highest Education Level

Paramedics in District of Columbia offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (25.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (21.4%)
  • High School or GED (18.8%)
  • Master's Degree (5.8%)
  • Some College (2.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.7%)
  • Some High School (0.6%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Paramedics in District of Columbia
  • Less than 1 year (34.6%)
  • None (32.5%)
  • 1-2 years (17.9%)
  • 2-4 years (9.9%)
  • 4-6 years (5.1%)