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Respiratory Therapist Salary
in Clark, New Jersey

$71,591 (USD)

Average Salary

$34/hr

Average Hourly

$981

Average Bonus

Last updated: June 20, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Respiratory Therapist is $71,591 a year and $34 an hour in Clark, New Jersey, United States. The average salary range for a Respiratory Therapist is between $51,856 and $87,980. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Respiratory Therapist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Clark, New Jersey.

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Job Summary

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.
Respiratory Therapist Job Prevalence in Clark, New Jersey, United States

Job family: Respiratory Therapists

Job family population: 128,250

Estimated population of Respiratory Therapist jobs: 119,158

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$82,994
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

About Clark, New Jersey

Clark Cost of Living Score:

Description: Clark is a township in southern Union County, New Jersey, United States. As of the 2010 United States Census, the township's population was 14,756 reflecting an increase of 159 (+1.1%) from the 14,597 counted in the 2000 Census, which had in turn declined by 32 (-0.2%) from the 14,629 counted in the 1990 Census....

Respiratory Therapist Job Listings for Clark, New Jersey

Respiratory Therapist
Apr 9
Roselle, United States
Apria Healthcare
Provides and operates various types of respiratory care equipment including but not limited to oxygen therapy, nebulization therapy, apnea monitoring, suctioning, PAP, invasive and non-invasive ...
Respiratory Therapist
Apr 23
New York, United States
MJHS
Provides respiratory care for residents who are ventilator dependent or with other pulmonary needs including weaning under the direction of the Pulmonologist.
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May 1
New York City, New York, USA
Soliant Health
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Registered Nurse-Full Time Nights
May 30
Toms River, United States
Encompass Health
Comprehensive rehabilitation is planned and administered by a highly specialized and integrated team including physicians, nurses, physical therapists, respiratory therapists, speech therapists ...
PT / PHYSICAL THERAPIST
Jun 15
Sleepy Hollow, New York, USA
Aureus Medical Group
Our Therapy Division specializes in the placement of physical, occupational, speech, and respiratory therapy professionals in national contract (travel), local contract, and direct-hire opportunities ...
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