Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Jersey City, New Jersey

In Jersey City, there is only one respiratory therapy school where respiratory therapy faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of respiratory therapy and respiratory therapy education in Jersey City, which includes respiratory therapy training at the respiratory therapy associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Respiratory Therapy Employment

Jersey City 3,650
New Jersey 2,700

Of the 2,700 respiratory therapy professionals employed in New Jersey, 3,650 work in Jersey City. There has been a 6% decline in the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Jersey City between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Jersey City has increased.

Jersey City Vs. New Jersey Respiratory Therapy employment growth

3,080 2,800 2,840 2,670 2,700
3,880 3,500 3,460 3,270 3,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Jersey City

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Jersey City

$55,435 $58,715 $61,735 $63,750 $64,245
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Jersey City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jersey City

Salaries for respiratory therapy professionals in Jersey City have increased. In 2010 Jersey City respiratory therapy professionals earned an average yearly salary of $64,245. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for respiratory therapy professionals in Jersey City was $55,435 per year. The growth in the salary of respiratory therapy professionals in Jersey City is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Jersey City

10th percentile
$50,225
25th percentile
$57,020
50th percentile
$64,640
75th percentile
$72,055
90th percentile
$79,685

Respiratory therapy professionals in Jersey City make a median yearly salary of $64,640. 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 $50,225 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $79,685 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Jersey City

Respiratory Therapy
$64,245
Nursing
$75,330
Health Science
$77,560

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

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Jersey City

1

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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Jersey City

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Jersey City

associate
4
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total4

In 2010 approximately 4 students completed respiratory therapy courses.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Jersey City, New Jersey

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