Mid-Career Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Salary

A Mid-Career Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) earns an average wage of $23.61 per hour.

$37,927 - $68,607
(Median)
$38K
$50K
$69K
MEDIAN: $50,062
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$19.54 - $30.33
(Median)
$20
$24
$30
MEDIAN: $23.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$37,927 - $68,607  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $513  
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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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$40,868 - $64,998  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 90
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$19.54 - $30.33  
   
Overtime
$10.00 - $43.56  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $513  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,000  
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).
)
$40,868 - $64,998  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 660
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $49,901

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Skills That Affect Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Salaries

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
up arrow 6%

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
up arrow 4%

Pediatrics
up arrow 1%

Trauma Intensive Care Unit (TICU)
up arrow 1%

Long Term Care
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Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
0%

National Average
$50,000

Critical Care
up arrow 1%

Acute Care
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Emergency/Trauma
up arrow 1%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 2%

Home Health/Home Care
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 115 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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