Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Baltimore, Maryland Salary

How much does a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) make in Baltimore, MD? A Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Baltimore takes home an average of $28.85 per hour. This is 12% higher than the national average for a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) which is $25.34 per hour. Wages for a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Baltimore range from $24.82 per hour to $35.82 per hour. Total Annual Pay, which includes hourly rate and overtime for a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Baltimore ranges from $50,521 to $73,996 annually. Job satisfaction is reported as 5 out of 5 stars. Among those reporting, there is a fairly even distribution of men (50%) and woman (50%) filling this role in Baltimore. In Baltimore, a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) often enjoys medical, dental, and vision benefits provided by their employer.

$24.82 - $35.82
$25
$29
$36
MEDIAN: $28.85
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50%
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Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $24.82 - $35.82
Overtime $44.00
Annual Data $0$73K
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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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$50,521 - $73,996
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

Job Description for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

A registered respiratory therapist is responsible for delivering competent, skilled care to patients and their loved ones based on the patients' needs.

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Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Tasks

  • Inspect, clean, and test respiratory therapy equipment
  • Determine requirements for treatment; type, method and duration of therapy based on physicians' orders
  • Set up and operate mechanical and therapeutic devices following specified parameters of treatment
  • Monitor patient's physiological responses to therapy; vital signs, arterial blood gases and blood chemistry changes and consult with physician if adverse reactions occur
  • Maintain patient charts with therapy information

About Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore city, Maryland
621,849
Male:
294,027 (47.3%)
Female:
327,822 (52.7%)
Baltimore (/ˈbɔːltᵻˌmɔːr/, locally: [ˈbɔɫ.mɔɻ]) is the largest city in the U.S. state of Maryland, and the 29th-most populous city in the country. It was established by the Constitution of Maryland and is not part of any county; thus, it is the largest independent city in the United States. Baltimore has more public monuments per capita than any other city in the country and is home to some of the earliest National Register historic districts in the nation, including Fell's Point (1969), Federal Hill (1970) and Mount Vernon Place (1971). More than 65,000 properties, or roughly one in three buildings in the city, are listed on the National Register, more than any other city in the nation. Founded in 1729, Baltimore is the second largest seaport in the Mid-Atlantic. Baltimore's Inner Harbor was once the second leading port of entry for immigrants to the United States and a major manufacturing center. After...
Baltimore:
$44,165
Maryland:
$75,847
$981
Baltimore:
$155,600
Maryland:
$299,800
6.0%

Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Job Listings

Key Stats for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
20%

Experience Affects Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Salaries

National Average
$57,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Salaries

Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)
▲13%

Acute Care
▲1%

National Average
$57,000

Pediatrics
▼2%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
▼3%

Emergency Room (ER)
▼3%

Critical Care
▼5%

Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU)
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
40%
10-19 years
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None: