Average Respiratory Therapist with Pediatrics Skills Hourly Pay

$25.68
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$509
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The average hourly pay for a Respiratory Therapist with Pediatrics skills is $25.68.
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$19.80
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$25.68
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$33.95
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MEDIAN $25.68
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Hourly Rate
$20 - $34
Bonus
$10 - $19,392
Total Pay
$41,680 - $73,595

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Job Description for Respiratory Therapist

Popular Employer Salaries for Respiratory Therapist

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Respiratory Therapist. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Respiratory Therapist
Respiratory Care Practitioner
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Respiratory Therapist Job Listings

Popular Skills for Respiratory Therapist

Skills in Critical Care, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) and Emergency/Trauma are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Acute Care 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 $20.97 based on 71 salaries. An early career Respiratory Therapist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.78 based on 237 salaries. A mid-career Respiratory Therapist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $25.51 based on 213 salaries. An experienced Respiratory Therapist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $28.02 based on 159 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $31.
Employees with Respiratory Therapist in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 24.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (15.3% more) and Orlando, Florida (5.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (15.1% less) and Houston, Texas (10.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 782 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.1%
Early Career
30.3%
Mid Career
27.2%
Experienced
20.3%
Late Career
13.0%