Entry-Level Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) Salary

Average Entry-Level Certified Respiratory Therapists make around $19.16 per hour. Work is enjoyable for Entry-Level Certified Respiratory Therapists, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The vast majority of Entry-Level Certified Respiratory Therapists (87 percent) who responded to the survey are women. While some workers in this profession — more than two-fifths — do not have any health coverage, over one-half do receive medical benefits and roughly one-half have dental insurance.

$35,034 - $63,023
$35K
$51K
$63K
MEDIAN: $50,615
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$15.43 - $25.44
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$19
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MEDIAN: $19.16
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$0$63K
Salary $35,034 - $63,023
Bonus $4,898
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$32,845 - $54,962
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13
Hourly Data $0$31
Hourly Rate $15.43 - $25.44
Hourly Tips $0.03
Overtime $12.16 - $31.56
Annual Data $0$54K
Bonus $4,898
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$32,845 - $54,962
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 114

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Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) in Austin:
"Continue."
If you obtain your CRT-continue to RRT.

Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) in Sedalia:
"Excellent job. Gratifying. Area of work."
Study hard. Don't give up. Keep going.

Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) in Virginia Beach:
"I Love My Job And I Knew Exactly What I Was Getting In Too."
The more experience you achieve, the better.

Key Stats for Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT)

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
14%
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Skills That Affect Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) Salaries

Pediatrics
▲2%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
▲1%

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
▼0%

National Average
$41,000

Emergency Room (ER)
▼1%

Critical Care
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 49%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
no benefits
None: 43%
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