Liverpool, NY has six paramedic schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Monroe Community College, the highest ranked school in this group with a paramedic program, has a total student population of 18,976. It is the 4316th highest ranked school in the USA and the 294th highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York).
Paramedic students from Liverpool schools who go on to become paramedics, EMTs, emergency medical service workers, emergency medical technicians, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 217,920 people working as emergency medical technicians and paramedics alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $33,020. Also, Ambulance drivers and attendants make on average $23,140 per year and there are about 19,570 of them employed in the US today.
Liverpool lies in Onondaga county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the Syracuse area has 306,110 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.8% unemployment rate, $20.32/hr average worker wage, and a $42,270 average annual salary.
Of the 6 paramedic schools with a 100-mile radius of Liverpool, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Finger Lakes Community College comes out as the most expensive ($9,707/yr) for paramedic students, with Jefferson Community College as the lowest, reported at only $5,229/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Liverpool|
|Painted Post||NY||-||1||33.1704||2||79.1 miles|