Entry-Level Respiratory Therapist Salary

The average rate for an Entry-Level Respiratory Therapist is $21.60 per hour.

$30,374 - $60,072

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$17.53 - $29.52

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$30,374 - $60,072  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,040  
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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$35,805 - $62,425  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 336
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$17.53 - $29.52  
   
Overtime
$12.26 - $43.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $1,040  
   
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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$35,805 - $62,425  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,211
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Respiratory Therapist Salaries

Trauma Intensive Care Unit (TICU)
up arrow 8%

Surgery Intensive Care Unit (SICU)
up arrow 7%

Critical Care
up arrow 3%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 2%

Acute Care
up arrow 2%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 2%

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
up arrow 2%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 2%

Emergency/Trauma
up arrow 1%

Patient Education
up arrow 1%

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
0%

National Average
$46,000

Pediatrics
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 176 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 21%
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