How much does a Respiratory Therapist make in the United States?

Average Respiratory Therapist Salary

High Confidence

$2,391/week

This is 9% higher than the allied health US average of $2,167.

Estimate based on 35663 active jobs in the last 90 days.

Where do Respiratory Therapists get paid the most?

StateAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Georgia$2,801$5,550
Louisiana$2,699$5,440
Minnesota$2,680$5,205
Rhode Island$2,645$4,469
Alabama$2,641$6,552
Wisconsin$2,634$4,565
New Mexico$2,627$4,628
North Dakota$2,611$5,320
Florida$2,534$6,257
Idaho$2,529$4,406

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What cities pay the most for Respiratory Therapist?

CityAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Van Buren, Arkansas$4,905$5,320
Willimantic, Connecticut$4,815$4,815
Worland, Wyoming$4,608$4,610
Springfield, Georgia$4,360$4,760
La Grange, Illinois$4,338$4,338
Hinesville, Georgia$4,323$4,323
Newnan, Georgia$4,306$5,195
Belmont, North Carolina$4,198$5,100
Staten Island, New York$3,990$5,280
Huntington, New York$3,949$5,000

Top Respiratory Therapist Jobs

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Spokane, Washington
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Nov 2213 wks3x12 hrsNights
$3,260/wk
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Mishawaka, Indiana
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2 hours ago
Jan 213 wks5x8 hrs
$3,240/wk
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Mishawaka, Indiana
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Nov 1413 wks5x8 hrs
$3,240/wk
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Bangor, Maine
Cross Country Allied
an hour ago
Oct 2513 wks3x12 hrsDays
$1,895/wk
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Travel Respiratory Therapist
Olympia, Washington
Cross Country Allied
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Nov 113 wks3x12 hrsNights
$1,860/wk
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What are the highest paying Agencies for Respiratory Therapist jobs?

Average Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
GQR Healthcare$5,162$6,257
Acute Medical Staffing$4,406$4,406
Tact Medical Staffing$4,160$6,552
LRS Healthcare - Allied Health$3,824$4,685
ADN Healthcare$3,781$5,320
Reliable Nurse Staffing$3,780$3,960
Jackson Therapy Partners$3,731$4,368
HumanEdge Skilled Nursing and Allied Health$3,712$3,712
Malone Healthcare$3,612$5,201
iDeal Personnel$3,493$4,095