In 2011, respiratory therapists earned a mean $26.56 per hour or $55,250 per year, according to the BLS.
However, compensation dropped to less than $19.55 per hour or $40,660 per year for the lowest earners and rose to more than $35.77 per hour or $74,400 per year for the highest earners.
How much does a respiratory therapist make at Kaiser Permanente?
The typical Kaiser Permanente Respiratory Therapist salary is $42. Respiratory Therapist salaries at Kaiser Permanente can range from $29 – $46. This estimate is based upon 7 Kaiser Permanente Respiratory Therapist salary report(s) provided by employees or estimated based upon statistical methods.
What is the starting pay for a respiratory therapist?
Respiratory Therapists earned an average salary of $61,810 in 2017.
What is the highest paid respiratory therapist?
Take a look at the current job outlook and find the highest paying states for respiratory therapists.
Here’s a list of the states with the highest average salary for respiratory therapists in 2016, according to the BLS:
- California – $78,820.
- Nevada – $72,630.
- New Jersey – $71,940.
- Alaska – $71,820.
- New York – $71,100.
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