Respiratory Therapy Schools In Maine

Respiratory Therapy classes faculty can choose to work at one of 2 accredited respiratory therapy schools in Maine. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the respiratory therapy academic community in Maine, and the future trends in respiratory therapy training at the respiratory therapy associates degree level.


  1. Kennebec Valley Community College

    92 Western Ave, Fairfield, Maine 04937-1367

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Southern Maine Community College

    2 Fort Road, South Portland, Maine 04106-1698

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Maine Vs. National Respiratory Therapy Employment

Maine 530
National 122,840

Of all of the respiratory therapy professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Maine state.

Employment Growth for Respiratory therapy professionals In Maine

530 570 600 570 530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Maine, the field of respiratory therapy is shrinking. Thus, the field of respiratory therapy has shrunk by 0% in Maine. This decline is slower than the change in the number of respiratory therapy professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of respiratory therapy professionals has grown by 4% from 2006 to 2010.

Respiratory Therapy VS. All Professions salaries in Maine

$45,050 $46,815 $49,195 $50,530 $51,425
$40,902 $42,204 $44,287 $45,290 $46,296
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to respiratory therapy professionals are growing in Maine. In 2006 respiratory therapy professionals made a mean salary of $45,050 per year, and in 2010 they made $51,425 per year.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Maine

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Thus, there was a 12% growth in respiratory therapy professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 71% pay differential between the highest paid respiratory therapy professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of respiratory therapy in Maine.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Maine

Health Science
Respiratory Therapy

Respiratory therapy professionals in Maine earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy programs available for each degree type for all schools in Maine


The number of students graduating from the 2 accredited respiratory therapy schools in Maine is increasing. In 2006, 23 students graduated from respiratory therapy courses in Maine. And in 2010, 25 students graduated.

This represents a 9% increase in the number of respiratory therapy degree or certificate school graduates in Maine state. Most of these graduates, or 100%, earned an associate's degree in respiratory therapy.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Maine

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