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The average respiratory therapy technician salary in United States is $49,422 or an equivalent hourly rate of $24. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $741. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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An entry level respiratory therapy technician (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $37,356. On the other end, a senior level respiratory therapy technician (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $58,825.

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Job Description
Provide respiratory care under the direction of respiratory therapists and physicians.

The chart below breaks down accounts by the highest level of education obtained.

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Certified Respiratory Therapy Technician - Part-time
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Certified Respiratory Therapy Technician needed part-time from 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm, 2 - 3 evenings per week, Monday through Thursday, to perform pulmonary function tests in private group medical ...
Respiratory Therapist
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... aides, technicians and assistants. * Evaluates effects of respiratory therapy treatment plan by observing, noting, and evaluating patient's progress; recommending adjustments and modifications
1Q2T - Respiratory Therapist or RT Assistant
Williamson Employment Services
Saint Joseph
The RT will administer respiratory therapy care to patients with deficiencies and abnormalities of ... mentor and train technicians and/or assistants, and proficient computer and math skills. This ...
Respiratory Care (RRT) Registry - Evenings / Nights
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... therapy procedures on patients as prescribed by a physician and directed by department protocol. Oversees the activities of the Respiratory Care Technicians and Respiratory Care Student/Trainees when ...
respiratory therapist
Spring Valley Hospital Medical Center
Las Vegas
Responsible for the delivery of respiratory therapy modalities and respiratory assessments to ... Graduate of an AMA approved Respiratory Technician/Therapist program. Experience: 1 year in adult ...
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