Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) Skills Salary

Registered Respiratory Therapists with Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) skills take home approximately $26.19 per hour on average. Residence and tenure each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Women make up the majority of Registered Respiratory Therapists with Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) skills (67 percent) who completed the questionnaire. For the most part, Registered Respiratory Therapists with Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Around one in five of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a fair number report medical coverage and a strong majority claim dental coverage as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$49,132 - $81,042
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$20.71 - $35.53
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$0$81K
Salary $49,132 - $81,042
Bonus $800
Total Pay (?
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$44,017 - $76,171
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 29
Hourly Data $0$64
Hourly Rate $20.71 - $35.53
Overtime $30.44 - $64.44
Annual Data $0$76K
Bonus $800
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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$44,017 - $76,171
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 199

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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Pay by Experience for a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 77 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 76 salaries. A Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 45 salaries.

Key Stats for Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT)

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) Salaries

Late-Career
▲12%

Experienced
▲2%

National Average
$57,000

Mid-Career
▼7%

Entry-Level
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 19%
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