Respiratory Therapist Salaries

Updated 27 Jan 2023
$66,036 /yr
Average Base Pay

3,470 salaries

$43T

Low

$66T

Average

$1L

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$10,810Range$350 - $3,34,033

How much does a Respiratory Therapist make? The national average salary for a Respiratory Therapist is $66,036 in United States. Filter by location to see Respiratory Therapist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 3,470 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Respiratory Therapist employees.

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$66,036 /yr
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What are some related job titles for a Respiratory Therapist?

Respiratory Therapist CRT

$65,793

per year

Respiratory Therapy

$64,881

per year

Certified Respiratory Therapist

$59,282

per year

Radiologic Technologist

$58,950

per year

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CareerStaff Unlimited
3.5

CareerStaff Unlimited

Respiratory Therapist - Monthly

$4,510

 /mo
Range: $1T - $13T

$1T

$13T

$1,388 - $13,025 Range

Focus Staff
4.3

Focus Staff

Respiratory Therapist - Monthly

$8,845

 /mo
Range: $6T - $14T

$6T

$14T

$6,193 - $13,925 Range

Emerald Health Services
4.6

Emerald Health Services

Respiratory Therapist

$60,897

 /yr
Range: $56T - $77T

$56T

$77T

$56,386 - $76,685 Range

Baylor Scott & White Health
3.8

Baylor Scott & White Health

Respiratory Therapist

$66,761

 /yr
Range: $51T - $74T

$51T

$74T

$51,010 - $73,500 Range

Lincare
2.5

Lincare

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $21 - $34

$21

$34

$21 - $34 Range

Nationwide Therapy Group
4.9

Nationwide Therapy Group

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

$56

 /hr
Range: $44 - $81

$44

$81

$44 - $81 Range

Apria Healthcare
3.0

Apria Healthcare

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $25 - $45

$25

$45

$25 - $45 Range

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Kindred Hospitals
3.3

Kindred Hospitals

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $23 - $41

$23

$41

$23 - $41 Range

AeroCare
3.8

AeroCare

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $24 - $33

$24

$33

$24 - $33 Range

CHRISTUS Health
3.5

CHRISTUS Health

Respiratory Therapist

$58,641

 /yr
Range: $52T - $68T

$52T

$68T

$51,875 - $68,023 Range

HCA Healthcare
3.4

HCA Healthcare

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

$28

 /hr
Range: $24 - $36

$24

$36

$24 - $36 Range

Soliant Health
4.0

Soliant Health

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $21 - $26

$21

$26

$21 - $26 Range

Atrium Health
3.8

Atrium Health

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

$26

 /hr
Range: $22 - $38

$22

$38

$22 - $38 Range

AMITA Health
3.3

AMITA Health

Respiratory Therapist

$64,280

 /yr
Range: $59T - $64T

$59T

$64T

$59,488 - $64,280 Range

Centura Health
3.5

Centura Health

Respiratory Therapist

$69,919

 /yr
Range: $64T - $71T

$64T

$71T

$64,011 - $71,400 Range

UCHealth
3.8

UCHealth

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

$36

 /hr
Range: $32 - $41

$32

$41

$32 - $41 Range

Kaiser Permanente
3.9

Kaiser Permanente

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

$49

 /hr
Range: $35 - $70

$35

$70

$35 - $70 Range

UPMC
3.3

UPMC

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $19 - $32

$19

$32

$19 - $32 Range

AdaptHealth
3.9

AdaptHealth

Respiratory Therapist

$59,145

 /yr
Range: $42T - $1L

$42T

$1L

$42,000 - $1,05,000 Range

Ascension
3.4

Ascension

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

$29

 /hr
Range: $21 - $40

$21

$40

$21 - $40 Range

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$50

/hrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$1,000/hr

8 days ago by a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with more than 15 years of experience

$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Registered Respiratory Therapist with more than 15 years of experience

$30

/hrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$500/hr

8 days ago by a Respiratory Therapist with 10 to 14 years of experience

$84,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$2,000/yr

9 days ago by a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with more than 15 years of experience

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$41

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a RRT/RCP with 7 to 9 years of experience

$29

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT) with 1 to 3 years of experience

$25

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Respiratory Therapist with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Respiratory Therapist salaries

The national average salary for a Respiratory Therapist is $66,036 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Respiratory Therapist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3470 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Respiratory Therapist employees.

The highest salary for a Respiratory Therapist in United States is $1,00,660 per year.

The lowest salary for a Respiratory Therapist in United States is $43,322 per year.