Mid-Career Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Salary

A Mid-Career Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) earns an average wage of $24.34 per hour.

$40,761 - $68,314
$41K
$50K
$68K
MEDIAN: $50,499
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$19.93 - $30.47
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MEDIAN: $24.34
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$40,761 - $68,314  
   
Bonus
$840  
Profit Sharing
$500  
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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$41,596 - $64,746  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 59
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$19.93 - $30.47  
   
Overtime
$11.97 - $44.83  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$840  
   
Profit Sharing
$500  
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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$41,596 - $64,746  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 520

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $50,971

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Key Stats for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 71 votes.
5-9 years
76%
10-19 years
24%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Salaries

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
▲4%


Pediatrics
▲1%

Critical Care
▼0%

Emergency Room (ER)
▼0%

Trauma Intensive Care Unit (TICU)
▼0%

National Average
$51,000


▼1%

Emergency/Trauma
▼1%

Long Term Care
▼3%

Home Health/Home Care
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 71 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 17%