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Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Boston, Massachusetts

There are 2 respiratory therapy schools in Boston for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of respiratory therapy and respiratory therapy education in Boston, which includes respiratory therapy training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Respiratory Therapy Employment

Boston 1,090
Massachusetts 2,340

Of the 2,340 respiratory therapy professionals employed in Massachusetts, 1,090 work in Boston. Between 2006 and 2010, in Boston, there has been a 7% decline in the number of respiratory therapy professionals. As the employment for respiratory therapy professionals in Boston has decreased, overall employment in Boston has increased.

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Respiratory Therapy employment growth

2,380 2,670 2,520 2,410 2,340
1,170 1,410 1,270 1,140 1,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Boston

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Boston

$56,050 $51,765 $54,115 $56,295 $59,785
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Boston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Boston

Salaries for respiratory therapy professionals in Boston have increased. Boston respiratory therapy professionals made $59,785 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for respiratory therapy professionals in Boston was $56,050 per year. The growth in the salary of respiratory therapy professionals in Boston is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Boston

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Boston respiratory therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $56,860. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,095 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $79,715 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Boston

Respiratory Therapy
Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Boston


Many of Boston's respiratory therapy professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited respiratory therapy schools in the city.

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Boston


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in respiratory therapy offered by Boston's respiratory therapy schools.

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Boston


Approximately 23 students graduated from respiratory therapy courses in 2010.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Boston, Massachusetts

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