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Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

In Harrisburg, there is only one respiratory therapy school where respiratory therapy faculty can find employment. The trends in Harrisburg's respiratory therapy academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes respiratory therapy training at the respiratory therapy associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Respiratory Therapy Employment

Harrisburg 300
Pennsylvania 5,500

Exactly 300 of the 5,500 respiratory therapy professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Harrisburg. The number of respiratory therapy professionals in Harrisburg has grown by 11% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Harrisburg has also increased.

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Respiratory Therapy employment growth

5,690 5,420 5,120 5,330 5,500
270 280 220 210 300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Harrisburg

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Harrisburg

$46,140 $47,035 $53,190 $54,800 $52,030
$37,850 $39,190 $40,700 $42,140 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Harrisburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Harrisburg

Salaries for respiratory therapy professionals in Harrisburg have increased. Harrisburg respiratory therapy professionals made $52,030 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for respiratory therapy professionals in Harrisburg was $46,140 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Harrisburg.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Harrisburg

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

Respiratory therapy professionals in Harrisburg earn a median salary of $52,970 per year. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,700 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 70% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Harrisburg

Respiratory Therapy
Health Science

Harrisburg respiratory therapy professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Harrisburg


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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Harrisburg


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

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Harrisburg


Approximately 6 students graduated from respiratory therapy courses in 2010.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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