Median pay for Late-Career Certified Respiratory Therapists is around $24.66 per hour. Women account for the majority of Late-Career Certified Respiratory Therapists who took the survey — 84 percent to be exact. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, close to a fifth are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by a fair number and dental insurance is reported by the greater part. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$40,655 - $64,854
$56K
MEDIAN: $56,000
50%

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$19.86 - $31.50
$20
$25
$32
MEDIAN: $24.66
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$56,000  
   
Bonus
$600  
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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$41,017 - $68,200  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$19.86 - $31.50  
   
Overtime
$21.29 - $44.38  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$600  
   
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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$41,017 - $68,200  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 110

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Key Stats for Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT)

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
0100
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) Salaries

Critical Care
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Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
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Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
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Emergency Room (ER)
0%

National Average
$52,000

Pediatrics
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 21%
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