Firefighter/EMT and Firefighter/Paramedic Salary and Benefits

As of 1/1/2021

  • Probationary period of 12 months, during which time new employees will receive all necessary training as specified by the Department.
  • Entry level salary - $46,250.29 (throughout the probation period)
  • Two day, two night, four off platoon schedule
  • Healthcare (Co-Pay)
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Vacation (14 days)
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Pension Plan
  • Holiday pay for 11 annual holidays
  • Annual uniform/clothing allowance

Paramedic Salary and Benefits

As of 1/1/2021

  • Paramedic Classification – Hourly Rate
    • Paramedic Trainee -  $18.75
    • Paramedic I - $20.95
    • Paramedic II - $22.85
    • Paramedic III - $24.80
    • Paramedic IV - $25.60
    • Paramedic V - $27.00
  • Overtime is built into the schedule and will be paid for all hours worked in excess of 40 hours in a given week.
  • Two day, two night, four off platoon schedule
  • Healthcare (Co-Pay)
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Vacation (14 days)
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Pension Plan
  • Holiday pay for 11 annual holidays
  • Annual uniform/clothing allowance
  • Annual Paramedic Bonus of $1,000
  • All Paramedic continuing education/training is provided.

All benefits and salary are open to collective bargaining in accordance with Pennsylvania Act 111.