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Police, Fire, and Ambulance Dispatchers

Operate radio, telephone, or computer equipment at emergency response centers. Receive reports from the public of crimes, disturbances, fires, and medical or police emergencies. Relay information to law enforcement and emergency response personnel. May maintain contact with caller until responders arrive. 

Employment Outlook
Growth Rate Click for more information on Growth rate 1.3%
Openings Per Year Click for more information on Employment outlook 180
Wages
Median Hourly Click for more information on Median Hourly Wage $26.56 per hour
Average Click for more information on Average Wage $55,890 per year
Education Needed Click for more information on Education needed These occupations usually require a high school diploma. 
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