Average Respiratory Therapist with Critical Care Skills Hourly Pay in Houston, Texas

$26.73
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$750
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The average hourly pay for a Respiratory Therapist with Critical Care skills in Houston, Texas is $26.73.
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$22.06
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$26.73
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$33.22
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MEDIAN $26.73
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Hourly Rate
$22 - $33
Bonus
$0 - $750
Total Pay
$45,732 - $72,773

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Job Description for Respiratory Therapist

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Popular Skills for Respiratory Therapist

Skills in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Patient Education, Emergency Room (ER), Acute Care and Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

Pay by Experience Level for Respiratory Therapist

An early career Respiratory Therapist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $24.25 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Respiratory Therapist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.41 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Respiratory Therapist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $29.37 based on 19 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $29.
Employees with Respiratory Therapist in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 23.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (2.0% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (1.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (10.4% less) and Tampa, Florida (1.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 57 survey responses.
Early Career
28.1%
Mid Career
24.6%
Experienced
33.3%
Late Career
14.0%