Average Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) Hourly Pay

$22.93
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$425
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$983
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The average hourly pay for a Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) is $22.93.
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$17.48
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$22.93
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$30.10
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$17 - $30
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$20 - $6,500
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$400 - $1,550
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What Do Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT)s Do?

Job Satisfaction for Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT)

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What Are Popular Skills for Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT)s?

Skills in Intensive Care Unit (ICU), Emergency Room (ER), Critical Care and Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Pediatrics.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT)s?

An entry-level Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.51 based on 40 salaries. An early career Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.50 based on 137 salaries. A mid-career Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.62 based on 86 salaries. An experienced Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.87 based on 161 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $25.
Employees with Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT) in their job title in Nashville, Tennessee earn an average of 15.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (14.3% more) and Dallas, Texas (3.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Louisville, Kentucky (3.0% less) and San Antonio, Texas (2.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 639 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.3%
Early Career
21.4%
Mid Career
13.5%
Experienced
25.2%
Late Career
33.6%