Entry level salaries (annual)

  • Paramedic: $48,034.00 plus 14 paid holidays ($1,605.00) = $49,639.00
  • AEMT: $37,106.00┬áplus 14 paid holidays ($1,240.00) = $38,346.00


  • Health/Dental
  • Access to Sumner Co. Employee Only FREE Health Clinics (One to One Clinics) with on-line portal
  • Opportunities for life insurance, vision insurance, short/long term disability insurance, etc.
  • Longevity pay based on seniority (paid annually)
  • Ballistic Vests for all full time ambulance crews
  • Class A Uniforms for all full time personnel (>1 year of service)
  • Paid Inservices
  • Paid Holidays (14 plus election days)
  • Free in-house training to keep NAEMT certifications along with PALS, ACLS, GEMS and many other classes
  • Frequent opportunities for overtime
  • Aggressive Protocols
  • BI-annual Step Raises
  • Optional USable plans

For more information contact Assistant Chief Jay Austin at jayaustin@sumnerems.org or 615-451-0429 ext 129