EMT in New Jersey

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Schools Offering Emergency Medical Training Programs in New Jersey


Around 0.1% of New Jersey's graduates graduate from emergency medical training certificate programs every year. Thus, New Jersey's 4 EMT schools put out approximately 103 emergency medical technicians each year.

Top Schools

Camden County College, which is located in Blackwood, is the top-ranked school in New Jersey that has a EMT program. It received a ranking of 89th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Camden County College graduated 76 students from its EMT program. Tuition at Camden County College was $3,720 per year.

The second-ranked school in New Jersey that has a EMT program is Warren County Community College. Warren County Community College, which was ranked 89th in the country in 2010, is located in Washington. In 2010, Warren County Community College graduated 3 students from its EMT program. The tuition rate at Warren County Community College was $3,024 per year.

The third-ranked school in New Jersey that has a EMT program is Union County College. Union County College, which was ranked 91st in the country in 2010, is located in Cranford. In 2010, 16 students graduated from Union County College EMT program. The tuition rate at Union County College was $3,120 per year.

Cost

Tuition at New Jersey's EMT schools ranges from $4,240 per year to $3,024 per year. But, the average tuition is $3,526 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at New Jersey EMT schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Hudson County Community College - located in Jersey City, students are charged $4,240 per year
  2. Camden County College - located in Blackwood, students are charged $3,720 per year
  3. Union County College - located in Cranford, students are charged $3,120 per year

The lowest tuition rates at New Jersey EMT schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Warren County Community College - located in Washington, students are charged $3,024 per year
  2. Union County College - located in Cranford, students are charged $3,120 per year
  3. Camden County College - located in Blackwood, students are charged $3,720 per year

An EMT certificate from a New Jersey school... what next?

Most people who graduate from EMT school in New Jersey go on to work as an emergency medical technician. New Jersey had 7,260 emergency medical technicians in 2010. The following counties have the largest number of New Jersey emergency medical technicians:

  1. Middlesex County - 2,000 emergency medical technicians
  2. Essex County - 1,900 emergency medical technicians
  3. Burlington County - 1,130 emergency medical technicians

Salary

An emergency medical technician in New Jersey makes an average of $35,870 per year. However, New Jersey emergency medical technicians earned anywhere in the range from as less than $15,870 per year to more than $65,520 per year in 2010. An emergency medical technician in the following New Jersey counties makes the highest salaries on average:

  1. Mercer County - $43,970 per year
  2. Essex County - $37,080 per year
  3. Atlantic County - $35,810 per year

On average, emergency medical technicians earns the least in the following New Jersey counties:

  1. Cape May County - $31,840 per year
  2. Burlington County - $34,630 per year
  3. Middlesex County - $35,570 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional New Jersey statistics regarding a career in emergency medical training and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as nurse assisting or paramedic.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Associate's Degree in Emergency Medical Training in New Jersey
  • Certificate in Emergency Medical Training in New Jersey

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,434 miles from location Camden County College Blackwood NJ 11.4238 n/a 15,670
5,407 miles from location Union County College Cranford NJ 8.60973 n/a 12,751
5,394 miles from location Hudson County Community College Jersey City NJ 8.43331 n/a 8,682
5,444 miles from location Warren County Community College Washington NJ 10.5995 n/a 2,180
 

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Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
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Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics + 7,260 $35,870 54.5%
 

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