Entry-Level Respiratory Therapist in Chicago, Illinois Salary

An Entry-Level Respiratory Therapist in Chicago, Illinois earns an average wage of $24.42 per hour.

$18.69 - $32.30
$19
$24
$32
MEDIAN: $24.49
10%
50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $18.69 - $32.30
Overtime $38.50
Annual Data $0$70K
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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$38,926 - $70,809
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Respiratory Therapist Job Listings

Key Stats for Respiratory Therapist

Less than 1 year
21%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
4%

Skills That Affect Respiratory Therapist Salaries

National Average
$51,000

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
▼1%

Critical Care
▼1%

Emergency Room (ER)
▼1%

Acute Care
▼4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 57%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 43%