KINGMAN – Arizona is rated the best state in the union for paramedics and EMTs to work and live – and Kingman is ranked the seventh best city in America for members of the profession, according to a study conducted by http://www.securitychoice.com.
Prescott and Flagstaff join Kingman in the Top 10.
The study took into consideration quality of life, affordability, wages and benefits and other factors.
Smaller cities rated better than did large metro areas.
Salary by State
Salary was one of the primary ranking factors in the analysis. Below is a U.S. map showing the average salary for paramedics and EMT workers in the US.
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To determine the top-ranked cities in America for paramedics and EMTs, the group evaluated all of the data available for 645 different cities across the nation. The final categorization was based primarily on five categories which we weighted by level of importance to those in the profession.
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