Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) Skills Salary

Pay for Registered Respiratory Therapists with Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) skills sits in the ballpark of $26.10 per hour. Geography and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Although roughly one in five lack health benefits of any kind, a fair number do enjoy medical insurance, and a strong majority get dental coverage, too. Women account for the majority of Registered Respiratory Therapists with Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) skills who responded to the questionnaire — 66 percent to be exact. Most Registered Respiratory Therapists with Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) skills report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$45,009 - $80,652
$45K
$65K
$81K
MEDIAN: $64,798
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$20.77 - $35.55
$21
$26
$36
MEDIAN: $26.10
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$80K
Salary $45,009 - $80,652
Bonus $800
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).
)
$44,042 - $75,885
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 31
Hourly Data $0$64
Hourly Rate $20.77 - $35.55
Overtime $30.39 - $64.57
Annual Data $0$75K
Bonus $800
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).
)
$44,042 - $75,885
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 193

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Pay by Experience for a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 77 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 76 salaries. A Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 45 salaries.

Key Stats for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
23%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
$57,000

Mid-Career
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 20%
ADVERTISEMENT