Average Early-Career Respiratory Therapist with Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Skills Hourly Pay in Atlanta, Georgia

$24.59
Avg. Hourly Rate
Help us gather more data! Find out what you're worth.
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Respiratory Therapist with Intensive Care Unit (ICU) skills in Atlanta, Georgia is $24.59.
10%
$20.48
MEDIAN
$24.59
90%
$27.84
Is Respiratory Therapist your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Hourly Rate
$20 - $28
Total Pay
$40,294 - $57,759
Find your market worth – how it works:
Tell us about your job and pay factors like skills and educationTell us about your job and pay factors like skills and education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to youFind your market worth with a report tailored to you
Negotiate your pay with confidenceNegotiate your pay with confidence

What Do Respiratory Therapists Do?

Respiratory Therapist Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

What Are Popular Skills for Respiratory Therapists?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Respiratory Therapists?

A mid-career Respiratory Therapist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $27.37 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Respiratory Therapist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $28.12 based on 13 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 San Diego, California earn an average of 30.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (28.6% more) and Denver, Colorado (5.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Phoenix, Arizona (1.3% less) and Tampa, Florida (0.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 29 survey responses.
Mid Career
37.9%
Experienced
44.8%
Late Career
17.2%