Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Aurora, Colorado

The city of Aurora has 2 schools where respiratory therapy faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the respiratory therapy academic community in Aurora, and the future trends. Academia in respiratory therapy includes respiratory therapy training at the following levels:

  • Respiratory Therapy Certificate
  • Associates degree in Respiratory Therapy


Statistics

Professional Trends

Aurora Vs. Colorado Respiratory Therapy Employment

Aurora 920
Colorado 1,730

Exactly 920 of Colorado's 1,730 respiratory therapy professionals work in Aurora. The number of respiratory therapy professionals in Aurora has grown by 23% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Aurora has also increased.

Aurora Vs. Colorado Respiratory Therapy employment growth

1,340 1,300 1,590 1,710 1,730
750 630 880 950 920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Aurora

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Aurora

$47,790 $49,900 $52,670 $54,470 $55,400
$43,990 $45,610 $47,150 $48,560 $49,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Aurora
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Aurora

In Aurora, salaries for respiratory therapy professionals have increased. In 2010 respiratory therapy professionals in Aurora reportedly earned an average salary of $55,400 per year. The average salary for respiratory therapy professionals in Aurora was $47,790 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of respiratory therapy professionals in Aurora is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Aurora

10th percentile
$43,010
25th percentile
$49,380
50th percentile
$55,550
75th percentile
$61,840
90th percentile
$68,750

Respiratory therapy professionals in Aurora make a median yearly salary of $55,550. 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 $43,010 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $68,750 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Aurora

Respiratory Therapy
$55,400
Nursing
$63,660
Health Science
$76,980

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

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Aurora

2

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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Aurora

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in respiratory therapy offered by Aurora's respiratory therapy schools.

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Aurora

associate
20
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
10
Total30

In 2010 approximately 30 students completed respiratory therapy courses.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Aurora, Colorado

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