Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Largo, Florida

There is only one respiratory therapy school in Largo 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 Largo, which includes respiratory therapy training at the respiratory therapy associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Largo Vs. Florida Respiratory Therapy Employment

Largo 1,120
Florida 7,620

Exactly 1,120 of the 7,620 respiratory therapy professionals employed in Florida, work in Largo. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Largo has grown by 1%. As the employment for respiratory therapy professionals in Largo has increased, overall employment in Largo has also increased.

Largo Vs. Florida Respiratory Therapy employment growth

7,810 7,740 7,580 7,660 7,620
1,110 1,170 1,020 1,240 1,120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Largo

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Largo

$39,695 $41,155 $43,720 $47,970 $48,500
$36,070 $37,530 $39,140 $40,590 $41,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Largo
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Largo

In Largo, salaries for respiratory therapy professionals have increased. In 2010 Largo respiratory therapy professionals earned an average yearly salary of $48,500. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for respiratory therapy professionals in Largo was $39,695 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Largo.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Largo

10th percentile
$38,270
25th percentile
$42,240
50th percentile
$47,990
75th percentile
$55,190
90th percentile
$59,975

Largo respiratory therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $47,990. The difference in pay between the respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 57%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,270 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $59,975 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Largo

Respiratory Therapy
$48,500
Nursing
$59,108
Health Science
$72,557

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

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Largo

1

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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Largo

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Largo

associate
15
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total15

In 2010 approximately 15 students graduated from respiratory therapy courses.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Largo, Florida

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