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$51,577

Average Base Salary

$25/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$707

Average Bonus
The average respiratory therapist salary in Arkansas, United States is $51,577 or an hourly rate of $25. This is 12% lower (-$7,115) than the average respiratory therapist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $707.
Salary by Experience

$40,454

Entry Level Salary

$61,075

Senior Level Salary
An entry level respiratory therapist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $40,454. On the other end, a senior level respiratory therapist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $61,075.
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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