Average Respiratory Therapist Hourly Pay in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

$23.30
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The average hourly pay for a Respiratory Therapist in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is $23.30.
10%
$18.51
10%
$23.30
50%
$32.19
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90%
MEDIAN $23.30
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Hourly Rate
$19 - $32
Total Pay
$38,036 - $67,455

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Job Description for Respiratory Therapist

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Popular Skills for Respiratory Therapist

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

Pay by Experience Level for Respiratory Therapist

An entry-level Respiratory Therapist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $20.02 based on 11 salaries. An early career Respiratory Therapist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.96 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Respiratory Therapist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.14 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Respiratory Therapist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.09 based on 6 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $30.
Employees with Respiratory Therapist in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 34.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (31.0% more) and Chicago, Illinois (14.2% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 69 survey responses.
Entry Level
15.9%
Early Career
23.2%
Mid Career
24.6%
Experienced
8.7%
Late Career
27.5%