The average wage for a Late-Career Respiratory Therapist is $29.50 per hour.

$45,235 - $86,411
$45K
$62K
$86K
MEDIAN: $62,478
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50%
90%

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$23.38 - $36.77
$23
$29
$37
MEDIAN: $29.50
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$45,235 - $86,411  
   
Bonus
$295.90 - $10,304  
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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$48,775 - $81,844  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 90
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$23.38 - $36.77  
   
Overtime
$31.86 - $55.44  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$295.90 - $10,304  
   
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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$48,775 - $81,844  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 469

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Key Stats for Respiratory Therapist

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 52 votes.
0100
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Respiratory Therapist Salaries

Pediatrics
up arrow 4%

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
up arrow 3%

Surgery Intensive Care Unit (SICU)
up arrow 3%

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
up arrow 3%

Trauma Intensive Care Unit (TICU)
up arrow 3%


Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 2%

Emergency/Trauma
up arrow 2%

Acute Care
up arrow 1%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 1%

National Average
$62,000

Patient Education
up arrow 4%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 52 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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