How much does a Certified Respiratory Therapist make in Louisiana? The average Certified Respiratory Therapist salary in Louisiana is $61,020 as of February 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $54,354 and $66,761. 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.

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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 Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $58,182 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $62,723 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $55,925 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $59,224 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $55,925 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $62,016 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $58,714 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $56,434 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $63,097 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $58,714 Date Updated February 26, 2020
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