Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Lake Worth, Florida

There is only one respiratory therapy school in Lake Worth for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of respiratory therapy and respiratory therapy education in Lake Worth, which includes respiratory therapy training at the respiratory therapy associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lake Worth Vs. Florida Respiratory Therapy Employment

Lake Worth 540
Florida 7,620

Exactly 540 of the 7,620 respiratory therapy professionals employed in Florida, work in Lake Worth. The number of respiratory therapy professionals in Lake Worth has grown by 20% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Lake Worth has increased, overall employment in Lake Worth has also increased.

Lake Worth Vs. Florida Respiratory Therapy employment growth

7,810 7,740 7,580 7,660 7,620
450 420 380 460 540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Lake Worth

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Lake Worth

$42,705 $44,435 $46,230 $49,415 $50,340
$38,480 $39,980 $41,290 $42,380 $42,900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Lake Worth
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lake Worth

As the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Lake Worth has grown, salaries for respiratory therapy professionals have also increased. Lake Worth respiratory therapy professionals made $50,340 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for respiratory therapy professionals in Lake Worth was $42,705 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of respiratory therapy professionals in Lake Worth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Lake Worth

10th percentile
$39,610
25th percentile
$45,165
50th percentile
$50,895
75th percentile
$56,030
90th percentile
$61,575

Respiratory therapy professionals make a median salary of $50,895 per year in Lake Worth. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,610 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 55% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Lake Worth

Respiratory Therapy
$50,340
Nursing
$58,056
Health Science
$69,333

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

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Lake Worth

1

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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Lake Worth

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Lake Worth

associate
17
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total17

Approximately 17 students completed respiratory therapy courses in 2010.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Lake Worth, Florida

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