An average Late-Career Certified Respiratory Therapist can expect to take home roughly $24.37 per hour. Women make up the vast majority of Late-Career Certified Respiratory Therapists (81 percent) who answered the questionnaire. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Late-Career Certified Respiratory Therapists. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$40,655 - $61,020
$48K
MEDIAN: $48,000
50%

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$19.59 - $30.66
$20
$24
$31
MEDIAN: $24.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$48,000  
   
Bonus
$600  
Total Pay (?
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$40,592 - $66,293  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 8
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$19.59 - $30.66  
   
Overtime
$20.71 - $45.62  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
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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$40,592 - $66,293  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 104

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Key Stats for Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT)

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

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

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
up arrow 9%

Critical Care
0%

National Average
$51,000

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 1%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 2%

Pediatrics
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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