Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Saint Louis, Missouri

Respiratory Therapy faculty can choose to work at only one respiratory therapy school in Saint Louis. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in respiratory therapy in the city of Saint Louis, which encompasses respiratory therapy training at the respiratory therapy associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Saint Louis Vs. Missouri Respiratory Therapy Employment

Saint Louis 1,460
Missouri 3,370

Exactly 1,460 of the 3,370 respiratory therapy professionals employed in Missouri, work in Saint Louis. There has been a 12% growth in the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Saint Louis between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for respiratory therapy professionals in Saint Louis has increased, overall employment in Saint Louis has also increased.

Saint Louis Vs. Missouri Respiratory Therapy employment growth

3,020 3,120 3,280 3,180 3,370
1,300 1,440 1,520 1,270 1,460
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Saint Louis

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Saint Louis

$39,295 $42,210 $43,935 $45,245 $45,935
$38,930 $40,630 $42,230 $42,900 $43,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Saint Louis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Saint Louis

Salaries for respiratory therapy professionals in Saint Louis have increased. In 2010 respiratory therapy professionals in Saint Louis reportedly earned an average salary of $45,935 per year. Respiratory therapy professionals in Saint Louis made a yearly average salary of $39,295, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of respiratory therapy professionals in Saint Louis is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Saint Louis

10th percentile
$32,675
25th percentile
$37,905
50th percentile
$45,315
75th percentile
$53,640
90th percentile
$61,715

Respiratory therapy professionals in Saint Louis earn a median salary of $45,315 per year. The difference in pay between the respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 89%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,675 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $61,715 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Saint Louis

Respiratory Therapy
$45,935
Nursing
$52,768
Health Science
$64,032

On average respiratory therapy professional salaries in Saint Louis are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Saint Louis

1

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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Saint Louis

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Saint Louis' respiratory therapy school offers one respiratory therapy degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Saint Louis

associate
24
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total24

In 2010 approximately 24 students completed respiratory therapy courses.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Saint Louis, Missouri

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