Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Knoxville, Tennessee Salary

A Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Knoxville, Tennessee earns an average wage of $20.50 per hour.

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About Knoxville, Tennessee

Knox County, Tennessee
185,312
Male:
89,978 (48.6%)
Female:
95,334 (51.4%)
Knoxville is a city in the U.S. state of Tennessee, and the county seat of Knox County. The city had an estimated population of 185,291 in 2015 and a population of 178,874 as of the 2010 census, making it the state's third largest city after Nashville and Memphis. Knoxville is the principal city of the Knoxville Metropolitan Statistical Area, which, in 2013, had an estimated population of 852,715. The KMSA is, in turn, the central component of the Knoxville-Sevierville-La Follette Combined Statistical Area, which, in 2013, had a population of 1,096,961. First settled in 1786, Knoxville was the first capital of Tennessee. The city struggled with geographic isolation throughout the early 19th century. The arrival of the railroad in 1855 led to an economic boom. During the Civil War, the city was bitterly divided over the secession issue, and was occupied alternately by both Confederate and Union armies. Following the war,...
Knoxville:
$37,200
Tennessee:
$47,275
$772
Knoxville:
$125,900
Tennessee:
$150,600
4.3%

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Key Stats for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
11%
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Skills That Affect Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Salaries

Critical Care
▲4%

Emergency/Trauma
▲4%

Acute Care
▼0%

National Average
$43,000

Years of Experience

1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 33%
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