Respiratory Therapist Salaries

1,426 Salaries

Average Base Pay
$49,395 / yr
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$776
Range$190 - $5,756

How much does a Respiratory Therapist make?

The national average salary for a Respiratory Therapist is $49,395 in United States. Filter by location to see Respiratory Therapist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 1,426 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Respiratory Therapist employees.

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Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

Lincare Holdings

$24/hr

Range: $21 - $30

16 salaries

$24/hr
$21$30

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

Apria Healthcare

$29/hr

Range: $22 - $34

15 salaries

$29/hr
$22$34

Respiratory Therapist

American HomePatient

$50,389/yr

Range: $47K - $63K

15 salaries

$50,389/yr
$47K$63K

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

Kindred Healthcare

$26/hr

Range: $20 - $36

11 salaries

$26/hr
$20$36

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

UPMC

$21/hr

Range: $17 - $23

8 salaries

$21/hr
$17$23

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

HCA Healthcare

$28/hr

Range: $21 - $32

8 salaries

$28/hr
$21$32

Respiratory Therapist

Apria Healthcare

$59,601/yr

Range: $51K - $73K

7 salaries

$59,601/yr
$51K$73K

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Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

Memorial Hermann Health System

$32/hr

Range: $24 - $40

7 salaries

$32/hr
$24$40

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

Kindred Healthcare

$28/hr

Range: $25 - $31

6 salaries

$28/hr
$25$31

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

Select Medical

$30/hr

Range: $24 - $33

6 salaries

$30/hr
$24$33

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

Kaiser Permanente

$37/hr

Range: $32 - $62

5 salaries

$37/hr
$32$62

Respiratory Therapist

NexAge Technologies USA

$52,339/yr

Range: $51K - $56K

5 salaries

$52,339/yr
$51K$56K

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

Conifer Health Solutions

$20/hr

Range: $20 - $20

5 salaries

$20/hr
$20$20

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

Baylor Scott & White Health

$26/hr

Range: $24 - $32

5 salaries

$26/hr
$24$32

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

Advanced Lifeline Services

$26/hr

Range: $23 - $34

5 salaries

$26/hr
$23$34

Respiratory Therapist

US Department of Veterans Affairs

$58,174/yr

Range: $53K - $62K

5 salaries

$58,174/yr
$53K$62K

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

Apria Healthcare

$25/hr

Range: $24 - $27

5 salaries

$25/hr
$24$27

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

US Department of Veterans Affairs

$25/hr

Range: $22 - $29

5 salaries

$25/hr
$22$29

Respiratory Therapist

TERRICK PROPERTIES

$45,608/yr

Range: $43K - $51K

4 salaries

$45,608/yr
$43K$51K

Respiratory Therapist - Hourly

Henry Ford Health System

$24/hr

Range: $23 - $28

4 salaries

$24/hr
$23$28
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent respiratory therapist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$65,800
per year
A Respiratory Care Practitioner in the Roanoke, VA Area area reported making $65,800 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
$7k stock bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Roanoke, VA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital
$26
hourly
A Respiratory Therapist in the Wausau, WI Area area reported making $26 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Wausau, WI Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Hospital
$42
hourly
A Respiratory Therapist in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $42 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$38
hourly
A Registered Respiratory Therapist in the Hanford, CA Area area reported making $38 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Hanford, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$22
hourly
A Registered Respiratory Therapist in the Memphis, TN Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
Memphis, TN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$22
hourly
A Registered Respiratory Therapist in the Memphis, TN Area area reported making $22 per hour
Job Highlights
Memphis, TN Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$33
hourly
A Registered Respiratory Therapist in the Madison, WI Area area reported making $33 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Madison, WI Area area
Per Diem
 
10000+ employees
Hospital