Salary and Labor Market 

Labor Market Information

Estimated Regional Employment 2014 Entry Level  Annual  Wage      2014 Median Annual Wage 2014 Projected Growth Rate    2010-20 Projected Regional Job Opening 2010-20
Emergency Medical Technicians & Paramedics 430 $27,560 $36,837 +25.9% +300
 Source: DEED Labor Market Information Office, www.mn.gov/deed/data/
 
Ridgewater College Placement Statistics 
Number of Total Graduates /
Related Placement Rate

2013 2012 2011
Acute Care Paramedic 12 / 90% 20 / 100% 18 / 92%
 
Source: Ridgewater College Career Services  
  
Ridgewater College Related Job Postings
Number of Job Postings

2013 2012 2011
Healthcare 288 230 176
Source: Ridgewater College Career Services 
           
Past Job Postings on Ridgewater's Career Services Jobs Website for Ridgewater Graduates
      Business Name                         Position(s)                           Location
Allina Hospitals & Clinics Acute Care Paramedic Minnesota
Ambulance Service, Inc. Paramedic Breckenridge, Minnesota
CentraCare - Paynesville Medical Assistants Paynesville, Minnesota
Chippewa Co. Montevideo Hospital Paramedic Montevideo, Minnesota
City of Edina Paramedic / Firefighter Edina, Minnesota
Copperleaf Senior Living Resident Assistant Willmar, Minnesota
Essentia Health Paramedic Minneapolis, Minnesota
Fairfax Co. Fire & Rescue Dept. Firefighter / Paramedic Fairfax, Virginia
Fairview Health System Paramedic Minneapolis, Minnesota
Glencoe Regional Health Services Ambulance Job Openings Glencoe, Minnesota
Hutchinson Area Health Care Acute Care Paramedic Hutchinson, Minnesota
Kelly Services, Inc. EMT Belgrade, Minnesota
Mayo Clinic EMS - Paramedic Career Opportunities Rochester, Minnesota
Medi-Sota Inc. Paramedic Minnesota
Meeker Memorial Hospital Acute Care Paramedic Litchfield, Minnesota
Park Nicollet Health Services Paramedic Minneapolis, Minnesota
Rice Memorial Hospital Paramedic Casual Willmar, Minnesota
St. Cloud Hospital Acute Care Paramedic St. Cloud, Minnesota
Stevens County Paramedic Morris, Minnesota
Summit Health Health Screeners Minnesota
 Source: Ridgewater College Career Services   
 




Ridgewater College is an equal opportunity employer and educator.