Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Akron, Ohio

Respiratory Therapy faculty can choose to work at only one respiratory therapy school in Akron. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the respiratory therapy academic community in Akron, and the future trends. Academia in respiratory therapy includes respiratory therapy training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Respiratory Therapy
  • Bachelors degree in Respiratory Therapy


Statistics

Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Respiratory Therapy Employment

Akron 360
Ohio 5,790

Exactly 360 of Ohio's 5,790 respiratory therapy professionals work in Akron. There has been a 9% growth in the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Akron between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Akron has also increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Respiratory Therapy employment growth

5,740 5,630 5,490 5,610 5,790
330 350 370 370 360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$44,410 $46,710 $46,620 $47,770 $47,610
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

As the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Akron has grown, salaries for respiratory therapy professionals have also increased. In 2010 Akron respiratory therapy professionals earned an average yearly salary of $47,610. Four years earlier in 2006, respiratory therapy professionals in Akron made an average salary of $44,410 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Akron.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Akron

10th percentile
$36,630
25th percentile
$40,810
50th percentile
$48,470
75th percentile
$54,730
90th percentile
$58,580

Akron respiratory therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $48,470. The difference in pay between the respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 60%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $36,630 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $58,580 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Akron

Respiratory Therapy
$47,610
Nursing
$53,010
Health Science
$75,063

Respiratory therapy professional salaries in Akron are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Akron

1

Many of Akron's respiratory therapy professionals are graduates of the only accredited respiratory therapy school in the city.

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Akron

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in respiratory therapy offered by Akron's respiratory therapy school.

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Akron

associate
0
bachelor
22
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total22

Approximately 22 students completed respiratory therapy courses in 2010.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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