Salary and Labor Market 

Labor Market Information

Entry Level  Annual  Wage 2015
Median Annual Wage 2015
Projected Growth Rate  2012-22
Projected Regional Job Opening 2012-22
Emergency Medical Technicians & Paramedics$29,349
 Source: DEED Labor Market Information Office,
Ridgewater College Placement Statistics 
Number of Total Graduates /Related Placement Rate

Acute Care Paramedic 28/95%​28/95%18/100%12/90%
Source: Ridgewater College Career Services  
Ridgewater College Related Job Postings
Number of Job Postings

Paramedic - Acute Care Paramedic54

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.