Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Renton, Washington

The city of Renton has only one school where respiratory therapy faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the respiratory therapy academic community in Renton, and the future trends. Academia in respiratory therapy includes respiratory therapy training at the respiratory therapy associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Renton Vs. Washington Respiratory Therapy Employment

Renton 760
Washington 1,800

Exactly 760 of Washington State's 1,800 respiratory therapy professionals work in Renton. There has been a 7% decline in the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Renton between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Renton has decreased, overall employment in Renton has increased.

Renton Vs. Washington Respiratory Therapy employment growth

1,970 1,720 1,850 1,790 1,800
820 730 660 720 760
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Renton

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Renton

$58,030 $58,870 $58,125 $59,785 $62,005
$47,730 $49,890 $51,680 $53,240 $54,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Renton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Renton

As the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Renton has shrunk, salaries for respiratory therapy professionals have increased. In 2010 Renton respiratory therapy professionals earned an average yearly salary of $62,005. The average salary for respiratory therapy professionals in Renton was $58,030 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Renton.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Renton

10th percentile
$48,130
25th percentile
$55,390
50th percentile
$63,140
75th percentile
$69,620
90th percentile
$76,675

Respiratory therapy professionals in Renton make a median yearly salary of $63,140. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $48,130 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 59% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Renton

Respiratory Therapy
$62,005
Nursing
$67,866
Health Science
$78,141

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

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Renton

1

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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Renton

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Renton

associate
19
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total19

Approximately 19 students completed respiratory therapy courses in 2010.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Renton, Washington

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