Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Fairmont, West Virginia

In Fairmont, there is only one respiratory therapy 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 Fairmont, and the future trends. Academia in respiratory therapy includes respiratory therapy training at the respiratory therapy associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fairmont Vs. West Virginia Respiratory Therapy Employment

Fairmont 100
West Virginia 940

Exactly 100 of West Virginia's 940 respiratory therapy professionals work in Fairmont. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Fairmont has shrunk by 33%. Overall employment in Fairmont has increased.

Fairmont Vs. West Virginia Respiratory Therapy employment growth

910 950 890 890 940
150 160 90 No data 100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Fairmont

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Fairmont

$38,015 $39,400 $40,250 No data $41,520
$29,240 $30,170 $31,960 No data $33,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Fairmont
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairmont

As the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Fairmont has shrunk, salaries for respiratory therapy professionals have increased. Fairmont respiratory therapy professionals made $41,520 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, respiratory therapy professionals in Fairmont made an average salary of $38,015 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Fairmont.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Fairmont

10th percentile
$33,160
25th percentile
$36,120
50th percentile
$40,480
75th percentile
$46,810
90th percentile
$52,650

Respiratory therapy professionals in Fairmont earn a median salary of $40,480 per year. The difference in pay between the respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 59%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,160 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $52,650 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Fairmont

Respiratory Therapy
$41,520
Nursing
$42,310
Health Science
$61,946

Fairmont respiratory therapy professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Fairmont

1

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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Fairmont

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Fairmont

associate
23
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total23

In 2010 approximately 23 students graduated from respiratory therapy courses.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Fairmont, West Virginia

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