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$54,270

Average Base Salary

$26/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$743

Average Bonus
The average registered respiratory therapist salary in Alabama, United States is $54,270 or an equivalent hourly rate of $26. This is 7% lower (-$4,303) than the average registered respiratory therapist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $743. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.
Salary by Experience

$42,567

Entry Level Salary

$64,265

Senior Level Salary
An entry level registered respiratory therapist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $42,567. On the other end, a senior level registered respiratory therapist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $64,265.

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Job Description
Assess, treat, and care for patients with breathing disorders. Assume primary responsibility for all respiratory care modalities, including the supervision of respiratory therapy technicians. Initiate and conduct therapeutic procedures; maintain patient records; and select, assemble, check, and operate equipment.
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