Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Decatur, Georgia

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Decatur Vs. Georgia Respiratory Therapy Employment

Decatur 2,260
Georgia 4,090

Exactly 2,260 of Georgia's 4,090 respiratory therapy professionals work in Decatur. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Decatur has grown by 22%. Overall employment in Decatur has also increased.

Decatur Vs. Georgia Respiratory Therapy employment growth

3,590 3,660 3,630 3,780 4,090
1,850 1,830 1,830 2,030 2,260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Decatur

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Decatur

$44,610 $46,860 $49,535 $50,265 $49,835
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Decatur
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Decatur

Salaries for respiratory therapy professionals in Decatur have increased. In 2010 respiratory therapy professionals in Decatur reportedly earned an average salary of $49,835 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, respiratory therapy professionals in Decatur made an average salary of $44,610 per year. The growth in the salary of respiratory therapy professionals in Decatur is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Decatur

10th percentile
$37,175
25th percentile
$42,775
50th percentile
$49,500
75th percentile
$57,330
90th percentile
$64,455

Respiratory therapy professionals in Decatur earn a median salary of $49,500 per year. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,175 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $64,455 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Decatur

Respiratory Therapy
$49,835
Nursing
$63,032
Health Science
$75,396

On average respiratory therapy professional salaries in Decatur are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Decatur

1

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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Decatur

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Decatur

associate
13
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total13

In 2010 approximately 13 students completed respiratory therapy courses.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Decatur, Georgia

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