The average wage for a Late-Career Respiratory Therapist is $29.40 per hour.

$43,391 - $83,487
(Median)
$43K
$62K
$83K
MEDIAN: $61,843
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$23.52 - $36.78
(Median)
$24
$29
$37
MEDIAN: $29.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$43,391 - $83,487  
   
Bonus
$297.99 - $10,271  
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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$48,780 - $82,003  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 96
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$19$38$57
Hourly Rate
$23.52 - $36.78  
   
Overtime
$32.56 - $54.82  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$297.99 - $10,271  
   
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).
)
$48,780 - $82,003  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 464
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Skills That Affect Respiratory Therapist Salaries

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
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Surgery Intensive Care Unit (SICU)
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Trauma Intensive Care Unit (TICU)
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Pediatrics
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Critical Care
up arrow 2%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
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Emergency/Trauma
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Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
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Emergency Room (ER)
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Acute Care
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National Average
$62,000

Patient Education
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Home Health/Home Care
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 47 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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