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Respiratory Therapist Salary with Surgery Intensive Care Unit (SICU) skills

A Respiratory Therapist with Surgery Intensive Care Unit (SICU) skills earns an average wage of $25.27 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$38,787 - $83,153
(Median)
$39K
$53K
$83K
MEDIAN: $53,155
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50%
90%

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$19.82 - $32.67
(Median)
$20
$25
$33
MEDIAN: $25.00
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50%
90%

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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.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$38,787 - $83,153  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $494.93  
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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$41,808 - $72,624  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 35
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$19.82 - $32.67  
   
Overtime
$4.93 - $47.48  
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$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $494.93  
   
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).
)
$41,808 - $72,624  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 200

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Pay by Experience Level for Respiratory Therapist with Surgery Intensive Care Unit (SICU) skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Respiratory Therapist with Surgery Intensive Care Unit (SICU) skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 13%

Experienced
up arrow 4%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$53,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 52 votes.

Gender

Female
59 %
Male
41 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 79%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 14%
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