Respiratory Therapist in Milwaukee Salary

An average Respiratory Therapist in Milwaukee can expect to take home roughly $27.21 per hour. Some workers in this field — slightly less than a fourth — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by a fair number and dental plans are enjoyed by a strong majority. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$15.32 - $35.23
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$27
$35
MEDIAN: $27.21
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Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $15.32 - $35.23
Overtime $45.92
Annual Data $0$72K
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$32,149 - $72,602
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

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About Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Milwaukee County, Wisconsin
600,154
Male:
286,315 (47.7%)
Female:
313,839 (52.3%)
Milwaukee (/mɪlˈwɔːkiː/, /ˈmwɔːki/) is the largest city in the state of Wisconsin and the fifth-largest city in the Midwestern United States. The county seat of Milwaukee County, it is on Lake Michigan's western shore. According to the 2010 census, Milwaukee has a population of 594,833. Milwaukee is the main cultural and economic center of the Milwaukee–Racine–Waukesha Metropolitan Area with a population of 2,043,904 as of an official 2014 estimate. The first Europeans to pass through the area were French Catholic missionaries and fur traders. In 1818, the French Canadian explorer Solomon Juneau settled in the area, and in 1846 Juneau's town combined with two neighboring towns to incorporate as the City of Milwaukee. Large numbers of German immigrants helped increase the city's population during the 1840s, with Poles and other immigrants arriving in the following decades. Known for its brewing traditions, major new additions to the city include the Milwaukee Riverwalk, the...
Milwaukee:
$37,495
Wisconsin:
$55,638
$802
Milwaukee:
$114,000
Wisconsin:
$168,300
5.7%

Respiratory Therapist Job Listings

Key Stats for Respiratory Therapist

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
38%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Respiratory Therapist Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

Experienced
▲8%

National Average
$56,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Respiratory Therapist Salaries

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
▲14%


Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
▲3%

Emergency/Trauma
▼0%

Emergency Room (ER)
▼0%

National Average
$56,000

Acute Care
▼3%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
38%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 22%
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