Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Directors of Respiratory with more experience do not necessarily bring home bigger paychecks. In fact, experience in this field tends to impact compensation minimally. During their first five years in the workforce, individuals in this position earn $73K on average. Survey participants with five to 10 years under their belts see an only a slightly bigger average of $73K. Directors of Respiratory see a median salary of $76K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Directors of Respiratory who have acquired more than two decades of experience generally do see greater compensation; their average income is approximately $80K.