Average Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) Skills Hourly Pay

$27.49
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The average hourly pay for a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) skills is $27.49.
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$22 - $36
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$45,471 - $76,833

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Job Description for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Popular Employer Salaries for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

The top respondents for the job title Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) are from the companies HCA, Inc., Northside Hospital and Banner Health. Reported salaries are highest at HCA, Inc. where the average pay is $30.24. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Banner Health, earning around $28.41. WellStar Health System pays the lowest at around $24.00. Northside Hospital also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $26.16.

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Popular Skills for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Skills that pay less than market rate include Emergency/Trauma, Acute Care, Emergency Room (ER), Critical Care and Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

An entry-level Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $22.15 based on 14 salaries. An early career Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.25 based on 163 salaries. A mid-career Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $26.17 based on 183 salaries. An experienced Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $29.29 based on 199 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $31.
Employees with Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 49.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (10.8% more) and Houston, Texas (9.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (2.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 727 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.9%
Early Career
22.4%
Mid Career
25.2%
Experienced
27.4%
Late Career
23.1%