Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Albuquerque, New Mexico

There are 2 respiratory therapy schools in Albuquerque for faculty to choose from. The trends in Albuquerque's respiratory therapy academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes respiratory therapy training at the respiratory therapy associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Albuquerque Vs. New Mexico Respiratory Therapy Employment

Albuquerque 190
New Mexico 510

Exactly 190 of the 510 respiratory therapy professionals employed in New Mexico, work in Albuquerque. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Albuquerque has shrunk by 60%. As the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Albuquerque has decreased, overall employment in Albuquerque has increased.

Albuquerque Vs. New Mexico Respiratory Therapy employment growth

710 650 470 460 510
480 420 40 140 190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Albuquerque

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Albuquerque

$38,810 $41,370 $47,215 $53,690 $53,010
$35,960 $37,350 $38,800 $40,170 $41,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Albuquerque
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Albuquerque

In Albuquerque, salaries for respiratory therapy professionals have increased. In 2010 Albuquerque respiratory therapy professionals earned an average yearly salary of $53,010. The average salary for respiratory therapy professionals in Albuquerque was $38,810 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of respiratory therapy professionals in Albuquerque is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Albuquerque

10th percentile
$42,170
25th percentile
$45,870
50th percentile
$52,620
75th percentile
$59,680
90th percentile
$66,680

Respiratory therapy professionals in Albuquerque make a median yearly salary of $52,620. The difference in pay between the respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 58%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,170 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $66,680 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Albuquerque

Respiratory Therapy
$53,010
Nursing
$64,673
Health Science
$67,704

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

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Albuquerque

2

There are 2 accredited respiratory therapy schools in the city. Many of Albuquerque's respiratory therapy professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Albuquerque

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Albuquerque's respiratory therapy schools offer 2 respiratory therapy degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Albuquerque

associate
67
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total67

Approximately 67 students graduated from respiratory therapy courses in 2010.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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