A Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Dallas, Texas earns an average wage of $28.21 per hour. A skill in Emergency/Trauma is associated with high pay for this job.

$22.05 - $33.11
(Median)
$22
$28
$33
MEDIAN: $28.00
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$22.05 - $33.11  
   
Hourly Tips
$3.25  
Overtime
$25.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Total Pay (?
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$44,988 - $69,665  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 28

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About Dallas, Texas

Dallas County, Texas
1,300,082
Male:
639,019 (49.2%)
Female:
661,063 (50.8%)
Dallas (/ˈdæləs/) is a major city in the state of Texas and is the largest urban center of the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States. The city proper ranks ninth in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. The city's prominence arose from its historical importance as a center for the oil and cotton industries, and its position along numerous railroad lines. The bulk of the city is in Dallas County, of which it is the county seat; however, sections of the city are located in Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall counties. According to the 2010 United States Census, the city had a population of 1,197,816. The United States Census Bureau's estimate for the city's population increased to 1,300,092 as of July 1, 2015. The city is the largest economic center of the 12-county Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area (commonly referred to as DFW), which...
Dallas:
$45,918
Texas:
$55,653
$903
Dallas:
$152,400
Texas:
$152,000
3.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 10%


National Average
$59,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%


Skills That Affect Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Salaries

Emergency/Trauma
up arrow 11%

Trauma Intensive Care Unit (TICU)
up arrow 7%

Acute Care
up arrow 4%

National Average
$59,000

Critical Care
up arrow 1%

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
up arrow 3%

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
up arrow 3%

Long Term Care
up arrow 3%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 4%


Pediatrics
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
3%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 5%
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