Certified Respiratory Therapist Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Certified Respiratory Therapist make in District of Columbia? The average Certified Respiratory Therapist salary in District of Columbia is $70,720 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $62,994 and $77,375. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $62,994 10% $55,960 90% $83,434 75% $77,375 $70,720 50%(Median)
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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)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $70,364 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $70,364 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $70,364 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $70,364 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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