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Experienced Respiratory Therapist Salary

An Experienced Respiratory Therapist earns an average wage of $26.53 per hour.

$38,391 - $74,123
(Median)
$38K
$54K
$74K
MEDIAN: $54,101
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50%
90%

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$20.47 - $34.49
(Median)
$20
$27
$34
MEDIAN: $26.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$38,391 - $74,123  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,445  
Profit Sharing
$153.19 - $2,936  
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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$42,299 - $74,912  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 135
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$20.47 - $34.49  
   
Overtime
$27.60 - $50.79  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,445  
   
Profit Sharing
$153.19 - $2,936  
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).
)
$42,299 - $74,912  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 538

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Skills That Affect Experienced Respiratory Therapist Salaries

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
up arrow 10%

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
up arrow 8%

Pediatrics
up arrow 7%

Critical Care
up arrow 2%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 1%

Emergency Room (ER)
0%

Emergency/Trauma
0%

Surgery Intensive Care Unit (SICU)
0%

National Average
$56,000

Acute Care
up arrow 1%

Patient Education
up arrow 1%

Trauma Intensive Care Unit (TICU)
up arrow 2%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 119 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 16%