Average Respiratory Therapist Hourly Pay in Washington, District of Columbia

$28.91
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The average hourly pay for a Respiratory Therapist in Washington, District of Columbia is $28.91.
10%
$23.83
10%
$28.91
50%
$37.19
90%
90%
MEDIAN $28.91
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Hourly Rate
$24 - $37
Total Pay
$49,734 - $79,498

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Job Description for Respiratory Therapist

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Popular Skills for Respiratory Therapist

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

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 $27.57 based on 7 salaries. An experienced Respiratory Therapist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $31.00 based on 7 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 8.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Diego, California (5.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (11.3% less), Dallas, Texas (9.4% less) and Phoenix, Arizona (8.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 21 survey responses.
Early Career
33.3%
Experienced
33.3%
Late Career
33.3%