The average rate for a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Atlanta, Georgia is $24.55 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Emergency/Trauma, Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU), Critical Care, and Acute Care.

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MEDIAN: $46,083
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MEDIAN: $24.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$46,084  
   
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$39,475 - $71,682  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$18.72 - $35.25  
   
Overtime
$21.00  
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$39,475 - $71,682  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
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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 35%

Experienced
up arrow 16%

National Average
$50,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Salaries

Emergency/Trauma
up arrow 29%

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
up arrow 26%

Critical Care
up arrow 24%

Acute Care
up arrow 20%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 5%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 2%

National Average
$50,000

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
medical benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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