Respiratory Therapist Salary in Milwaukee

Earnings for Milwaukee Respiratory Therapists come in at around $27.67 per hour on average. Medical and dental benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn vision coverage. Job satisfaction for Respiratory Therapists in Milwaukee, Wis. is high. Women make up a slight majority of Respiratory Therapists in Milwaukee (54 percent) survey respondents. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$21.71 - $31.75
(Median)
$22
$28
$32
MEDIAN: $27.00
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$21.71 - $31.75  
   
Overtime
$36.63 - $44.08  
National Annualized Data (?
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Bonus
$0.00 - $1,855  
   
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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$42,740 - $66,409  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 31
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Experience Affects Respiratory Therapist in Milwaukee, Wisconsin Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
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National Average
$58,000

Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Respiratory Therapist in Milwaukee, Wisconsin Salaries

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
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Critical Care
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National Average
$58,000

Emergency/Trauma
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Acute Care
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Emergency Room (ER)
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Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 89% dental benefits Dental: 89%
vision benefits Vision: 74% employee benefits None: 11%
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