Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

The city of Detroit has only one school where respiratory therapy faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the respiratory therapy academic community in Detroit, 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

Detroit Vs. Michigan Respiratory Therapy Employment

Detroit 840
Michigan 4,060

Exactly 840 of Michigan's 4,060 respiratory therapy professionals work in Detroit. Between 2006 and 2010, in Detroit, there has been a 3% decline in the number of respiratory therapy professionals. As the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Detroit has decreased, overall employment in Detroit has increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Respiratory Therapy employment growth

3,840 4,090 4,240 4,410 4,060
870 770 850 850 840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$45,895 $46,820 $46,410 $47,445 $47,875
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

In Detroit, salaries for respiratory therapy professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $47,875 per year was earned by respiratory therapy professionals in Detroit. Respiratory therapy professionals in Detroit made a yearly average salary of $45,895, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Detroit.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Detroit

10th percentile
$35,130
25th percentile
$42,680
50th percentile
$48,595
75th percentile
$54,710
90th percentile
$59,860

Detroit respiratory therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $48,595. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,130 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $59,860 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Detroit

Respiratory Therapy
$47,875
Nursing
$61,672
Health Science
$64,337

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

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Detroit

1

There is only one accredited respiratory therapy school in the city. Many of Detroit's respiratory therapy professionals are graduates of this school.

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Detroit

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Detroit

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

In 2010 approximately 1 students completed respiratory therapy courses.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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