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Director, Respiratory Salary

Directors of Respiratory in the United States are often veterans in their line of work, with more than four-fifths bringing more than 10 years of experience to the table. Salaries slide in at $78K per year on average but can range from $55K to $110K per year. Women are just slightly outnumbered, with male Directors of Respiratory making up 57 percent of survey respondents. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Directors of Respiratory. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$59,738 - $109,234
(Median)
$60K
$78K
$110K
MEDIAN: $78,440
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$22.57 - $43.19
(Median)
$23
$31
$43
MEDIAN: $30
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$59,738 - $109,234  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,289  
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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$55,204 - $109,860  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 116
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$22.57 - $43.19  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $55.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,289  
   
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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$55,204 - $109,860  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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Job Description for Director, Respiratory

  • Assure services are in compliance with professional and clinical competency standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.
  • Oversee departmental staff operations, business planning and budget development.
  • Oversee inventory, order processing and distribution of products and services.
  • Oversee, plan and direct the respiratory services program.

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Directors of Respiratory typically list a handful of skills they use on the job. Critical Care and Budget Management are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Skills that pay less than market rate include Budget Management and Critical Care.

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Experience Affects Director, Respiratory Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 2%

National Average
$78,000

Experienced
up arrow 1%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Skills That Affect Director, Respiratory Salaries

National Average
$78,000

Critical Care
up arrow 4%

Budget Management
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
43 %
Male
57 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
50%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 8%
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