Paramedic in New York

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Schools Offering Paramedic Training Programs in New York


Each year, approximately 0.0% of New York graduates receive certificates in paramedic training. Thus, New York's 16 paramedic schools put out approximately 140 paramedics each year.

Top Schools

SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill, which was ranked 80th nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in New York that has a paramedic program. It is located in Cobleskill. In 2010, 1 students graduated from SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill's paramedic program. Students at SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill paid $6,321 per year in tuition fees.

The second-ranked school in New York with a paramedic program is Monroe Community College, which is located in Rochester. In 2010, it was ranked 82nd nationwide. In 2010, 5 students graduated from Monroe Community College paramedic program. The tuition rate at Monroe Community College was $3,529 per year.

The third-ranked school in New York with a paramedic program is Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch, which is located in Utica. In 2010, it was ranked 84th nationwide. In 2010, Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch graduated 1 students from its paramedic programs. Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch charged in-state students $3,870 in tuition fees per year.

Cost

Paramedic schools in New York, charge students an average tuition of $3,985 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $6,321 per year, or as little as $3,320 per year. In 2010, the paramedic schools that charged the highest tuition rates in New York were:

  1. SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill - located in Cobleskill, students are charged $6,321 per year
  2. Ulster County Community College - located in Stone Ridge, students are charged $4,408 per year
  3. SUNY Westchester Community College - located in Valhalla, students are charged $4,213 per year

The paramedic schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in New York were:

  1. Dutchess Community College - located in Poughkeepsie, students are charged $3,320 per year
  2. CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College - located in New York, students are charged $3,468 per year
  3. CUNY LaGuardia Community College - located in Long Island City, students are charged $3,492 per year

A paramedic certificate from a New York school... what next?

The highest percentage of paramedic graduates in New York pursue careers as a paramedic. New York had 13,370 paramedics in 2010. The largest populations of New York paramedics are working in the following counties:

  1. Bergen County - 7,470 paramedics
  2. Nassau County - 1,600 paramedics
  3. Livingston County - 1,050 paramedics

Projected Growth

According the US Bureau of Labor Statistics the number of paramedics is expected to grow by 5% by 2018. There are projected to be 14,550 paramedics working in the New York then.

Salary

A paramedic in New York earns $36,910 per year on average. However, New York paramedics earned anywhere in the range from as less than $18,210 per year to more than $60,010 per year in 2010. On average a paramedic earns the most in the following New York counties:

  1. Ulster County - $40,310 per year
  2. Bergen County - $39,580 per year
  3. Nassau County - $38,340 per year

The New York counties with the lowest average salary for paramedics are:

  1. Broome County - $29,250 per year
  2. Madison County - $29,480 per year
  3. Cayuga County - $30,060 per year

More Information

For more data regarding a career in paramedic training in New York and to compare salaries with various related fields such as paramedic or emergency management, take a look at the graphs and charts below.

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

  • Associate's Degree in Paramedic Training in New York
  • Certificate in Paramedic Training in New York

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,391 miles from location CUNY Borough of Manhattan Community College New York NY 11.4422 n/a 21,424
5,602 miles from location Monroe Community College Rochester NY 18.3157 n/a 18,976
5,388 miles from location CUNY LaGuardia Community College Long Island City NY 11.3502 n/a 17,028
5,663 miles from location Erie Community College Buffalo NY 13.4977 n/a 14,823
5,384 miles from location SUNY Westchester Community College Valhalla NY 11.5369 n/a 14,147
5,400 miles from location Hudson Valley Community College Troy NY 15.5068 n/a 13,320
5,399 miles from location Dutchess Community College Poughkeepsie NY 14.1333 n/a 9,823
5,400 miles from location Rockland Community College Suffern NY 11.34 n/a 7,283
5,505 miles from location Broome Community College Binghamton NY 14.7952 n/a 6,877
5,581 miles from location Finger Lakes Community College Canandaigua NY 15.3329 n/a 6,699
5,482 miles from location Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch Utica NY 15.5124 n/a 6,667
5,564 miles from location Corning Community College Corning NY 13.549 n/a 5,672
5,471 miles from location Herkimer County Community College Herkimer NY 13.8568 n/a 3,725
5,412 miles from location Ulster County Community College Stone Ridge NY 12.4152 n/a 3,540
5,528 miles from location Jefferson Community College Watertown NY 13.511 n/a 3,314
5,440 miles from location SUNY College of Agriculture and Technology at Cobleskill Cobleskill NY 20.4733 41% 2,692
 

Curious what studying Paramedic gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in New York

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics + 13,370 $36,910 27.1%
2
Ambulance Drivers and Attendants, Except Emergency Medical Technicians + 2,340 $25,630 -17.9%
 

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