Champaign Ranked Among top Places in the Country for EMTs and Paramedics


CHAMPAIGN - A new report team ranks Champaign-Urbana as the 25th best place in the U.S. for EMTs and paramedics.

The report analyzed salary, cost of living,  job availability and the number of local area amenities to determine which U.S. areas provide the best backdrop for a career as an emergency medical responder.

Champaign-Urbana made the list due to competitive salaries, affordable housing, attractive amenities and a solid job market. Champaign-Urbana earned a rank of 9 out of 750 metro and micro areas in terms of employment attractiveness.

The report analyzed a total of 750 cities across the U.S.

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