How much does a Respiratory Therapy Supervisor make in the United States? The average Respiratory Therapy Supervisor salary in the United States is $88,256 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $78,539 and $99,161. 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 Respiratory Therapy Supervisor
Respiratory Therapy Supervisor supervises, organizes, and coordinates the clinical and technical aspects of services rendered to ensure the delivery of quality respiratory therapy treatment. Specific duties may include: counseling staff members about appropriate procedures and policies, performing therapeutic procedures, running quality control tests on all blood gas analyzers, and maintaining equipment. Being a Respiratory Therapy Supervisor is responsible for the administration of oxygen, therapeutic gas, and respiratory medications to patients in accordance with physician orders. Develops, implements, and controls the provision of therapeutic patient care services. Additionally, Respiratory Therapy Supervisor plans and coordinates the daily work activities of respiratory therapists in accordance with hospital policies and the directives of medical staff. Ensures that all policies and procedures are followed according to the facility and department. Requires an associate degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Requires Registered Respiratory Therapist (RRT). The Respiratory Therapy Supervisor supervises a small group of para-professional staff in an organization characterized by highly transactional or repetitive processes. Contributes to the development of processes and procedures. Thorough knowledge of functional area under supervision. To be a Respiratory Therapy Supervisor typically requires 3 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description
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What does a Respiratory Therapy Supervisor do?
Respiratory Therapy Supervisor in Grand Forks, ND
Clinically supervises respiratory therapy students in patient areas.
November 30, 2019
Respiratory Therapy Supervisor in Elkhart, IN
Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Respiratory Therapy Supervisor RRT will increase 16 % over 5 years.
February 01, 2020
Respiratory Therapy Supervisor in Allentown, PA
Associate degree in Respiratory Care or equivalent training; Certified or Registered Respiratory Therapist with NBRC is required. Candidates with five years experience and emphasis on critical care will be given preference. Licensed Respiratory Care Practitioner with Indiana Professional Licensing (IPLA), ACLS and NRP is also required.
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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 Respiratory Therapy Supervisor in the United States. The base salary for Respiratory Therapy Supervisor ranges from $78,539 to $99,161 with the average base salary of $88,256. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $78,624 to $99,635 with the average total cash compensation of $88,690.