Average Salary for Jobs with Medical Specialty: Pulmonary Skills

The average salary for jobs that require the skills of Medical Specialty: Pulmonary is $205,842 based on United States National Average.

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Core compensation

$61,243
$350,442
$205,842
Certified Respiratory Therapist
Alternate Job Titles: Respiratory Care Practitioner | Respiratory Care 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. 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). May be expected... View job details


ECMO Technician
Alternate Job Titles: ECMO Specialist

Provides respiratory care for patients receiving therapy using extra-corporeal membrane oxygenator (ECMO). Performs continuous surveillance, assessment, and troubleshooting of the ECMO circuit and the patient's status. Assesses patient's response to therapy by performing diagnostic tests and procedures including arterial blood gas sampling, oxygen saturation, end-tidal carbon dioxide measurement, ... View job details


Physician - Pulmonary Medicine
Alternate Job Titles: Physician/Doctor, Pulmonary Medicine

Examines and diagnoses disorders and diseases of the lungs. Consults with patients to determine the appropriate course of treatment. Recommends and orders tests to determine extent of illness or help diagnose condition. Requires a MD degree from an accredited school. Requires a valid state license to practice. May report to a medical director. Years of experience may be unspecified. Certification ... View job details


Registered Respiratory Therapist
Alternate Job Titles: Senior Registered 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. Also measures the lung capacity of a patient to determine if there is impaired function. Administers treatment prescribed by a physician for the care of patients with abnormalities associa... View job details


Respiratory Care Manager
Alternate Job Titles: Respiratory Care Services Manager

Plans and implements the overall respiratory care policies, procedures, and services. Ensures efficient and effective departmental operations. Directs the activities of the respiratory therapy section. Supervises technical staff and students. Prepares departmental budgets and reports. Evaluates new equipment and procedures. Typically requires RRT registration. May require a bachelor's degree. Typi... View job details