How much does a Respiratory Therapist make in California?

Average Respiratory Therapist Salary

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$2,206/week

The average salary for a Respiratory Therapist in California is $2,206 per week. This is 13% lower than the US average of $2,484.

Estimate based on 2328 active jobs in the last 90 days.

What cities in California pay the most for Respiratory Therapist?

CityAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Susanville, California$3,908$4,075
Marysville, California$3,891$5,892
Stanford, California$3,858$3,860
Clovis, California$3,755$3,755
Bishop, California$3,673$4,372
La Mesa, California$3,322$3,322
Alameda, California$3,005$3,785
Burlingame, California$2,989$3,910
Berkeley, California$2,936$3,500
Lompoc, California$2,932$4,216

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How does the pay for Respiratory Therapists in California compare to nearby states?

Average Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
New Mexico$2,723$4,628
Idaho$2,558$4,406
Oregon$2,555$5,776
Colorado$2,451$5,472
Nevada$2,441$4,118
Arizona$2,422$5,449
Washington$2,283$5,126
Montana$2,268$4,546
Wyoming$2,248$4,610
Utah$1,873$4,011

Top Respiratory Therapist Jobs

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Travel Respiratory Therapist
San Diego, California
KPG Allied
18 hours ago
Dec 1313 wks5x8 hrs
$3,840/wk
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Santa Clara, California
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$2,665/wk
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Travel Respiratory Therapist
Palm Springs, California
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18 hours ago
Nov 2913 wks5x8 hrs
$2,177/wk
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Travel Respiratory Therapist
San Jose, California
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18 hours ago
ASAP13 wks5x8 hrs
$1,876/wk
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Travel Respiratory Therapist
Los Angeles, California
KPG Allied
18 hours ago
ASAP13 wks3x12 hrs
$1,666/wk
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What are the highest paying Agencies for Respiratory Therapist jobs in California?

Average Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Gale Healthcare Solutions$4,145$4,431
Gifted Healthcare$3,090$3,282
Assured Nursing$2,843$3,802
Cross Country Allied$2,758$5,050
Stability Healthcare$2,708$5,972
AHS NurseStat$2,695$3,160
Ardor Health Solutions$2,691$3,432
Coast Medical Service$2,657$5,030
Focus Staff$2,619$4,372
Aureus Medical Group - Therapy$2,566$3,089