Paramedic Jobs in Covington, LA

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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St. Tammany Parish Hospital - Covington, LA
At St. Tammany Health System, delivering world-class healthcare close to home is our goal. That means we are committed to attracting and retaining the very best professionals for every position in...
18 hours ago
St. Tammany Health System - Covington, LA
Current Paramedic Certification. Physical Demands: Must possess good physical health. Some requirements include but are not limited to standing, sitting or walking for long periods of time....
12 days ago
Acadian Ambulance - Covington, LA
Administers prompt and efficient basic, intermediate and advanced life support care within the limits of licensure or certification and in accordance with approved protocols prior to and during transport...
14 days ago
St. Tammany Health System - Covington, LA
ED Tech - Paramedic: High School graduate or equivalent required....
26 days ago

Demographic Data for Covington, LA

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Salary for Paramedic Jobs in Covington, LA

This is the average annual salary for Paramedic jobs in Covington, LA as reported by the BLS.

$52,562

Highest Education Level

Paramedics in Covington, LA offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (25.2%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (21.3%)
  • High School or GED (18.9%)
  • 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 Covington, LA
  • Less than 1 year (34.6%)
  • None (32.5%)
  • 1-2 years (17.9%)
  • 2-4 years (9.9%)
  • 4-6 years (5.1%)