Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Salary in Houston, Texas

Earnings for Registered Respiratory Therapists in Houston, Texas come in at around $25.14 per hour on average. Compensation ranges from $20.73 per hour on the lower end to $30.53 on the higher end. Most have medical and dental plans, and a majority have vision insurance. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$37,788 - $70,469
(Median)
$38K
$56K
$70K
MEDIAN: $56,473
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$20.73 - $30.53
(Median)
$21
$25
$31
MEDIAN: $25.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$37,788 - $70,469  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $986  
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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$43,464 - $67,414  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$20.73 - $30.53  
   
Overtime
$3.97 - $48.48  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $986  
   
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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$43,464 - $67,414  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 63
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Experience Affects Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Houston, Texas Salaries

Mid-Career
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National Average
$53,000


Skills That Affect Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Houston, Texas Salaries

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 6%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 4%

Emergency/Trauma
up arrow 4%

National Average
$53,000

Critical Care
up arrow 1%

Acute Care
up arrow 2%

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
up arrow 2%

Pediatrics
up arrow 3%

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 89%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 8%
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