Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Las Vegas, Nevada

Respiratory Therapy faculty can choose to work at one of 3 respiratory therapy schools in Las Vegas. The trends in Las Vegas' respiratory therapy academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes respiratory therapy training at the respiratory therapy associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Respiratory Therapy Employment

Las Vegas 590
Nevada 810

Exactly 590 of the 810 respiratory therapy professionals employed in Nevada, work in Las Vegas. The number of respiratory therapy professionals in Las Vegas has grown by 20% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for respiratory therapy professionals in Las Vegas has increased, overall employment in Las Vegas has decreased.

Las Vegas Vs. Nevada Respiratory Therapy employment growth

780 830 830 800 810
490 550 600 590 590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nevada
  • Dark Yellow: Las Vegas

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Las Vegas

$54,125 $58,580 $64,190 $67,485 $69,625
$35,510 $37,020 $38,720 $40,070 $40,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Las Vegas
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Las Vegas

As the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Las Vegas has grown, salaries for respiratory therapy professionals have also increased. In 2010 Las Vegas respiratory therapy professionals earned an average yearly salary of $69,625. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for respiratory therapy professionals in Las Vegas was $54,125 per year. The growth in the salary of respiratory therapy professionals in Las Vegas is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Las Vegas

10th percentile
$53,095
25th percentile
$61,895
50th percentile
$70,380
75th percentile
$79,815
90th percentile
$88,040

Respiratory therapy professionals in Las Vegas make a median yearly salary of $70,380. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $53,095 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 66% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Las Vegas

Nursing
$62,378
Respiratory Therapy
$69,625
Health Science
$73,460

Las Vegas 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 Las Vegas

2

Many of Las Vegas' respiratory therapy professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited respiratory therapy schools in the city.

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Las Vegas

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Las Vegas' respiratory therapy schools offer 3 respiratory therapy degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Las Vegas

associate
107
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total107

In 2010 approximately 107 students completed respiratory therapy courses.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Las Vegas, Nevada

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