Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Columbus, Ohio

There are 2 respiratory therapy schools in Columbus for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the respiratory therapy academic community in Columbus, and the future trends. Academia in respiratory therapy includes respiratory therapy training at the following levels:

  • Respiratory Therapy Certificate
  • Associates degree in Respiratory Therapy
  • Bachelors degree in Respiratory Therapy


Professional Trends

Columbus Vs. Ohio Respiratory Therapy Employment

Columbus 780
Ohio 5,790

Of the 5,790 respiratory therapy professionals employed in Ohio, 780 work in Columbus. The number of respiratory therapy professionals in Columbus has grown by 1% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for respiratory therapy professionals in Columbus has increased, overall employment in Columbus has also increased.

Columbus Vs. Ohio Respiratory Therapy employment growth

5,740 5,630 5,490 5,610 5,790
770 710 710 720 780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Columbus

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Columbus

$40,040 $48,170 $44,830 $50,520 $47,685
$39,200 $40,770 $42,460 $43,070 $43,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Columbus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbus

As the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Columbus has grown, salaries for respiratory therapy professionals have also increased. Columbus respiratory therapy professionals made $47,685 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, respiratory therapy professionals in Columbus made an average salary of $40,040 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Columbus.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Columbus

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90th percentile

Respiratory therapy professionals make a median salary of $48,790 per year in Columbus. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,980 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 60% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Columbus

Respiratory Therapy
Health Science

Respiratory therapy professional salaries in Columbus are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Columbus


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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Columbus


Columbus' respiratory therapy schools offer 3 respiratory therapy degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Columbus


Approximately 38 students completed respiratory therapy courses in 2010.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Columbus, Ohio

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