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Registered Respiratory Therapist Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$69,750 (USD)

Average Salary

$34/hr

Average Hourly

$956

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 12, 2019

The average pay for a Registered Respiratory Therapist is $69,750 a year and $34 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Registered Respiratory Therapist is between $50,522 and $85,717. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Registered Respiratory Therapist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Gives respiratory therapy care and life support to patients with cardiopulmonary system deficiencies and abnormalities, under supervision of physician.
  • Reads prescription, measures arterial blood gases, and checks patient information to assess patient condition and determine requirements for treatment, such as type and duration of therapy, and medication and dosages.
  • Renders aerosol medications and treatments to patients for inhalation, and positions patients to assist in breathing and prevent lung obstruction.
  • Determines most suitable method of administering inhalants, precautions to be observed, and modifications that may be needed, which will be compatible with physician's orders.
Registered Respiratory Therapist Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Respiratory Therapists

Job family population: 129,600

Estimated population of Registered Respiratory Therapist jobs: 120,413

Rate of error: 1.1%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$80,859
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Registered Respiratory Therapist Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Respiratory Therapist
Dec 11
Seattle, WA, USA
Alegiant Healthcare
We are currently seeking an experienced Registered Respiratory Therapist with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate provides for his or her patients and exceeding ...
Respiratory Therapy Respiratory Therapist
Dec 11
Seattle, United States
Medical Solutions
A hospital in Seattle, WA is looking for a Respiratory Therapist for a 6 week assignment. RRT or CRRT. Weekends. No float. To learn more about this opportunity, please call Medical Solutions @ 866 ...
Respiratory Therapist - PRN
Dec 11
Seattle, WA, USA
Advanced Lifeline Services, Inc.
Certified Respiratory Technician or Registered Respiratory Therapist active credentials by the NBRC * Current WA RCP license * Current BLS and/or CPR certification from the American Heart Association ...
Respiratory Therapist Registered - Respiratory Therapy
Nov 13
Edmonds, United States
Swedish Medical Center
The Registered Respiratory Therapist performs respiratory care procedures on patients of all ages (neonates, infants, pediatric, adult, geriatric) in all areas of the hospital. In this position you ...
Respiratory Therapist- PRN Days and Nights
Dec 3
Tacoma, WA, USA
Advanced Lifeline Services, Inc.
Certified Respiratory Technician or Registered Respiratory Therapist active credentials by the NBRC * Current WA RCP license * Current BLS and/or CPR certification from the American Heart Association ...

The average pay for a Registered Respiratory Therapist is $69,750 a year and $34 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Registered Respiratory Therapist is between $50,522 and $85,717. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Registered Respiratory Therapist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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