How much does a Certified Respiratory Therapist make in the United States? The average Certified Respiratory Therapist salary in the United States is $64,041 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $57,045 and $70,068. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Job Description for Certified Respiratory Therapist
Certified Respiratory Therapist assists in the diagnosis, treatment, and management of patients with pulmonary disorders. Collects and analyzes sputum, blood, and breath specimens to determine levels of oxygen, carbon dioxide, and other gases. Being a Certified Respiratory Therapist also measures the lung capacity of a patient to determine if there is an impairment. Requires an associate degree and a credential of Certified Respiratory Therapist (CRT). Additionally, Certified Respiratory Therapist may be expected to maintain a CPR certification. Typically reports to a manager. Certified Respiratory Therapist's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Certified Respiratory Therapist do?
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Supports and participates in department or unit quality improvement activities including customer satisfaction.
November 10, 2019
Maintains adequate records of all procedures and monitor inventory of supplies.
December 30, 2019
Graduate of a recognized college or university program of Respiratory Therapy (AMA approved).
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Certified Respiratory Therapist in the United States. The base salary for Certified Respiratory Therapist ranges from $57,045 to $70,068 with the average base salary of $64,041. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $57,801 to $70,178 with the average total cash compensation of $64,148.