Average Experienced Respiratory Therapist with Patient Education Skills Hourly Pay in Chicago, Illinois

$25.00
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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Respiratory Therapist with Patient Education skills in Chicago, Illinois is $25.00.
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What Are Popular Skills for Respiratory Therapists?

Skills in Intensive Care Unit (ICU), Critical Care, Emergency Room (ER), Acute Care and Pediatrics are correlated to pay that is above average.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Respiratory Therapists?

An early career Respiratory Therapist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $25.42 based on 5 salaries. A mid-career Respiratory Therapist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $26.50 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Respiratory Therapist in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 44.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (24.0% more) and Phoenix, Arizona (17.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Shreveport, Louisiana (13.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 11 survey responses.
Early Career
45.5%
Mid Career
54.5%