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Ambulance Drivers and Attendants

Job Information

Drive ambulance or assist ambulance driver in transporting sick, injured, or convalescent persons. Assist in lifting patients.


  • Employment is projected to grow as fast as the average for all occupations.
  • Emergency medical technicians and paramedics need formal training and certification or licensure, but requirements vary by State.
  • Emergency services function 24 hours a day, so emergency medical technicians and paramedics have irregular working hours.
  • Opportunities will be best for those who have earned advanced certifications.


Personality I'm hands on
Salary $22,820/yr ($11.41/hr)
Job Outlook Average
Education High School diploma