Average Early-Career Respiratory Therapist Hourly Pay in San Francisco, California

$35.49
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Respiratory Therapist in San Francisco, California is $35.49.
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$20.11
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$35.49
90%
$55.43
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Hourly Rate
$20 - $55
Total Pay
$47,744 - $110,962

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Popular Skills for Respiratory Therapist

Skills that pay less than market rate include Critical Care, Acute Care, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and Emergency Room (ER).

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 $33.84 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Respiratory Therapist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57.85 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $53.
Employees with Respiratory Therapist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 0.8% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (32.9% less), Dallas, Texas (31.4% less) and Chicago, Illinois (29.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 14 survey responses.
Entry Level
35.7%
Experienced
50.0%
Late Career
14.3%