Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Denver, Colorado

The city of Denver has only one school where respiratory therapy faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in respiratory therapy in the city of Denver, which encompasses respiratory therapy training at the respiratory therapy associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Denver Vs. Colorado Respiratory Therapy Employment

Denver 920
Colorado 1,730

Of the 1,730 respiratory therapy professionals employed in Colorado, 920 work in Denver. Between 2006 and 2010, in Denver, there has been a 23% growth in the number of respiratory therapy professionals. Overall employment in Denver has also increased.

Denver 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: Denver

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Denver

$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 Denver
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Denver

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

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Denver

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Denver respiratory therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $55,550. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,010 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 60% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Denver

Respiratory Therapy
Health Science

On average respiratory therapy professionals in Denver earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Denver.

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Denver


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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Denver


Denver's respiratory therapy school offers one respiratory therapy degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Denver


In 2010 approximately 53 students completed respiratory therapy courses.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Denver, Colorado

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