The average rate for a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Fort Lauderdale, Florida is $26.50 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Emergency Room (ER), Emergency/Trauma, Trauma Intensive Care Unit (TICU), and Pediatrics.

$19.13 - $31.79
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MEDIAN: $26.50
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Hourly Rate
$19.13 - $31.79  
   
Overtime
$24.75  
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$39,785 - $79,999  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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About Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Broward County, Florida
178,587
Male:
93,948 (52.6%)
Female:
84,639 (47.4%)
Fort Lauderdale /ˌfɔərt ˈlɔːdərdeɪl/ (frequently abbreviated as Ft. Lauderdale) is a city in the U.S. state of Florida, 28 miles (45 km) north of Miami. It is the county seat of Broward County. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 165,521. It is a principal city of the Miami metropolitan area, which was home to an estimated 6,012,331 people at the 2015 census. The city is a popular tourist destination, with an average year-round temperature of 75.5 °F (24.2 °C), and 3,000 hours of sunshine per year. Greater Fort Lauderdale which takes in all of Broward County hosted 12 million visitors in 2012, including 2.8 million international visitors. The city and county in 2012 collected $43.9 million from the 5% bed tax it charges, after hotels in the area recorded an occupancy rate for the year of 72.7 percent and an average daily rate of $114.48. The district has 561...
Fort Lauderdale:
$51,247
Florida:
$49,426
$1,204
Fort Lauderdale:
$308,200
Florida:
$179,800
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Key Stats for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %
040
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
20%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Salaries

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 13%

Emergency/Trauma
up arrow 13%

Trauma Intensive Care Unit (TICU)
up arrow 12%

Pediatrics
up arrow 12%

Acute Care
up arrow 4%

Critical Care
up arrow 4%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 3%

National Average
$55,000

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 100%
dental benefits
None:
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