Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Jackson, Mississippi Salary

A Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in Jackson, Mississippi earns an average wage of $24.76 per hour.

$39,584 - $43,851
$42K
MEDIAN: $41,928
50%

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$20.18 - $28.85
$20
$26
$29
MEDIAN: $25.77
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$0$57K
Salary $41,928
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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$39,899 - $57,957
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $20.18 - $28.85
Overtime $32.00
Annual Data $0$57K
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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$39,899 - $57,957
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 15

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 Jackson, Mississippi

Hinds County, Mississippi
170,811
Male:
79,039 (46.3%)
Female:
91,772 (53.7%)
Jackson is the capital and largest city of the U.S. state of Mississippi. It is located primarily in Hinds County, serving as one of its two county seats. Segments of the city overlap Madison County and Rankin County. Jackson is on the Pearl River, which drains into the Gulf of Mexico, and it is part of the Jackson Prairie region of the state. The city is named after General Andrew Jackson, who was honored for his role in the Battle of New Orleans during the War of 1812 and later served as U.S. President. The current slogan for the city is "Jackson, Mississippi: City with Soul." It has had numerous musicians prominent in blues, gospel and jazz, and was known for decades for its illegal nightclubs on the Gold Coast; one site has been designated for the Mississippi Blues Trail. The city is the anchor for the metro area. While its population...
Jackson:
$32,482
Mississippi:
$40,593
$790
Jackson:
$92,600
Mississippi:
$112,700
6.5%

Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Job Listings

Key Stats for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
10%

Skills That Affect Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Salaries

Emergency Room (ER)
▲4%

Critical Care
▲3%

Acute Care
▼0%

National Average
$51,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 24%