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Medical Respiratory Therapy Head Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$105,793 (USD)

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Last updated: May 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Medical Respiratory Therapy Head is $105,793 a year and $51 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Medical Respiratory Therapy Head is between $74,262 and $131,303. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Manages and oversees activities of and provides direction to employees engaged in inhalant therapy involving the administration of aerosolized drugs and medical gases.
  • Directs and coordinates delivery program of a school or hospital in the treatment of patients.
Medical Respiratory Therapy Head Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Medical and Health Services Managers

Job family population: 346,980

Estimated population of Medical Respiratory Therapy Head jobs: 24,049

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Medical Respiratory Therapy Head Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Travel Respiratory Therapist
May 15
Chicago, IL, USA
Titan Medical
Respiratory Therapist * Start Date: 6/3/2019 * Shift: Night * Length: 13 weeks Health care ... We offer our clients the best in traveling medical professionals. The only way we can attract and ...
RRT / Registered Respiratory Therapist
May 6
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Soliant Health
Medical facility in Chicago, IL is seeking to hire a Registered Respiratory Therapist for a 13 week contract / travel assignment. Ideal candidate will have 2+ years experience. Previous travel ...
Respiratory Therapist
Apr 10
Chicago, IL, USA
Childrens Habilitation Center
... aerosol therapy and humidfication -assesses respiratory status of residents -participates in medical rounds as needed -responds to Code Blue and emergency situations -documents resident care ...
Respiratory Therapist (CRT or RRT)
Apr 15
Niles, IL, USA
Glen Healthcare Network
... Therapist to provide respiratory services to residents ... with complex medical needs. Facility offers great work environment with a team of experienced ...
Respiratory Therapist
Apr 2
Elmhurst, United States
Rotech Healthcare Inc.
... medical credentials may be acceptable (e.g., RN, LPN, LPV) depending upon state licensure laws * Degree in respiratory therapy or related science is preferred * Home respiratory care experience is ...
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