Respiratory Therapist Salary in Los Angeles, California (United States)

A Respiratory Therapist in Los Angeles, California earns an average wage of $31.99 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
Respiratory Therapist in Los Angeles, California Total Pay (?
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.
)
$42,500 - $75,498
(Median)
42K
54K
65K
72K
MEDIAN: $65,000
10%
25%
50%
75%
Add this chart to your site
Respiratory Therapist in Los Angeles, California Total Pay (?
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.
)
$21.74 - $41.16
(Median)
22
32
36
41
MEDIAN: $31.00
10%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site

National Salary 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$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$42,500 - $75,498  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
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).
)
$46,513 - $95,336  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 54
National Hourly Rate 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$22$44$66
Hourly Rate
$21.74 - $41.16  
   
Overtime
$36.33 - $65.76  
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 - $4,966  
   
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).
)
$46,513 - $95,336  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 54
Is Respiratory Therapist your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
United States (change)
Years in Field/Career:

Respiratory Therapist Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

Experience Affects Respiratory Therapist in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 14%
National Average
$69,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

Skills That Affect Respiratory Therapist in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Emergency/Trauma
up arrow 7%
Pediatrics
up arrow 4%
Critical Care
up arrow 2%
Acute Care
up arrow 2%
National Average
$69,000
Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 5%
Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 9%
Job Satisfaction
Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 7 votes.
Gender
Female
47%
female alumni
 
Male
53%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
10%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 64% dental benefits Dental: 60%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 33%
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -