Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Respiratory Care Practitioner is $29.93
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Respiratory Care Practitioners?
An early career Respiratory Care Practitioner with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $24.99 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Respiratory Care Practitioner with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $33.49 based on 9 salaries. An …Read more
What Do Respiratory Care Practitioners Do?
Respiratory care practitioners generally work with medical firms, such as doctors' offices and the intensive care units (ICU) or emergency rooms (ER) of hospitals, but may also provide at-home services for clientele of all ages. These practitioners usually work during traditional weekly business hours, as well as occasional weekends depending on the employer. They report directly to the Director of Critical Care in their medical department and work with numerous patients with a variety of …Read more