Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Paducah, Kentucky

Respiratory Therapy faculty can choose to work at only one respiratory therapy school in Paducah. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the respiratory therapy academic community in Paducah, and the future trends. Academia in respiratory therapy includes respiratory therapy training at the following levels:

  • Respiratory Therapy Certificate
  • Associates degree in Respiratory Therapy


Statistics

Professional Trends

Paducah Vs. Kentucky Respiratory Therapy Employment

Paducah 250
Kentucky 2,520

Of the 2,520 respiratory therapy professionals employed in Kentucky, 250 work in Paducah. There has been a 79% growth in the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Paducah between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for respiratory therapy professionals in Paducah has increased, overall employment in Paducah has also increased.

Paducah Vs. Kentucky Respiratory Therapy employment growth

2,280 2,200 2,470 2,490 2,520
140 190 220 No data 250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Paducah

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Paducah

$36,480 $39,120 $40,055 No data $39,760
$30,690 $31,960 $33,520 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Paducah
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Paducah

Salaries for respiratory therapy professionals in Paducah have increased. Paducah respiratory therapy professionals made $39,760 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, respiratory therapy professionals in Paducah made an average salary of $36,480 per year. The growth in the salary of respiratory therapy professionals in Paducah is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Paducah

10th percentile
$30,780
25th percentile
$34,300
50th percentile
$38,910
75th percentile
$45,340
90th percentile
$51,530

Paducah respiratory therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $38,910. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,780 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 67% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Paducah

Respiratory Therapy
$39,760
Nursing
$44,735
Health Science
$62,290

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

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Paducah

1

There is only one accredited respiratory therapy school in the city. Many of Paducah's respiratory therapy professionals are graduates of this school.

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Paducah

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

Paducah's respiratory therapy schools offer 2 respiratory therapy degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Paducah

associate
9
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total10

In 2010 approximately 10 students completed respiratory therapy courses.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Paducah, Kentucky

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