How much does a Respiratory Therapy Director make in Louisiana? The average Respiratory Therapy Director salary in Louisiana is $104,815 as of February 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $93,883 and $118,875. 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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Respiratory Therapy Director directs the programs and staff of the respiratory therapy department. Oversees the provision of diagnostic, treatment, and educational services for patients with respiratory disorders. Being a Respiratory Therapy Director develops and implements respiratory care services in accordance with the policies of the hospital and the directives of the medical staff. Monitors patient progress and treatment plans. Additionally, Respiratory Therapy Director manages departmental budgets and reports, and maintains department records and statistics. Requires an advanced degree. Typically reports to top management. Requires Registered Respiratory Therapist. The Respiratory Therapy Director typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be a Respiratory Therapy Director typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $99,940 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $107,741 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $96,062 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $101,730 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $96,062 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $106,525 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $100,855 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $96,938 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $108,382 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $100,855 Date Updated February 26, 2020
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