FAQ – What is the average salary for a Paramedic?

According to The Australian Government Job Outlook, the average weekly pay is $2,180.

Of course, every state is different, and there are different levels of Paramedics, from a standard Registered Paramedic, all the way up to an Intensive Care Paramedic, with each rise in rank accompanied by a salary increase.


About the Australian Paramedical College

The Australian Paramedical College is the largest pre-hospital health care training provider in Australia.

We offer three courses in the health scope:

Our nationally recognised paramedical pathway training programs provide a flexible and affordable pathway to employment in the private sector, or as a stepping stone to university. We offer everyone the opportunity to become an emergency healhcare practitioner, regardless of their educational background. We believe you should still pursue your goals even if your school or college grades are not where they should be.

We live in an era where anything is possible when you put your mind to it. With advances in technology and learning methodologies, there is no reason why you can not follow your dreams and become a person who can save lives and contribute to the well-being of the community.

What is your career journey?

To discover how you can become a fully qualified Ambulance Paramedic or Basic/Advanced Life Support Medic, complete a personalised paramedical career development plan.