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Emt-basic salary in Chicago, IL

How much does an Emt-basic make in Chicago, IL?

Average base salary

$23.19
21%
above national average
Average $23.19
Low $14.49
High $37.12
Non-cash benefit
401(k)
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The average salary for a emt-basic is $23.19 per hour in Chicago, IL. 6 salaries reported, updated at September 6, 2022

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Top companies for Emt-basics in Chicago, IL

  1. Elite Medical Transport
    2.9
    38 reviews33 salaries reported
    $29.39per hour
  2. $24.01per hour
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Highest paying cities for Emt-basics near Chicago, IL

  1. Greenville, IL
    $40.00 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $23.19 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  3. Dolton, IL
    $18.21 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  1. Naperville, IL
    $17.70 per hour
    7 salaries reported
  2. Elgin, IL
    $16.74 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  3. Montgomery, IL
    $15.93 per hour
    5 salaries reported
  1. Downers Grove, IL
    $15.79 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  2. Kankakee, IL
    $14.04 per hour
    6 salaries reported
  3. Skokie, IL
    $13.14 per hour
    5 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Emt-basics

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 116 ratings

35% of Emt-basics in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Chicago, IL?

Emergency Medical Technician

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Average $53,859 per year

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Common questions about salaries for an Emt-basic

As an emergency medical technician - basic (EMT-B), how can I know if I am being paid fairly?

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