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Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Indianapolis, Indiana

In Indianapolis, there are 3 respiratory therapy schools where respiratory therapy faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of respiratory therapy and respiratory therapy education in Indianapolis, which includes respiratory therapy training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Indianapolis Vs. Indiana Respiratory Therapy Employment

Indianapolis 1,300
Indiana 3,540

Of the 3,540 respiratory therapy professionals employed in Indiana, 1,300 work in Indianapolis. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Indianapolis has shrunk by 2%. Overall employment in Indianapolis has increased.

Indianapolis Vs. Indiana Respiratory Therapy employment growth

3,870 3,370 3,490 3,570 3,540
1,320 1,060 1,170 1,200 1,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Indianapolis

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Indianapolis

$45,160 $51,315 $51,915 $52,020 $50,725
$38,250 $39,840 $41,420 $41,900 $42,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Indianapolis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Indianapolis

Salaries for respiratory therapy professionals in Indianapolis have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $50,725 per year was earned by respiratory therapy professionals in Indianapolis. The average salary for respiratory therapy professionals in Indianapolis was $45,160 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Indianapolis.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Indianapolis

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

Indianapolis respiratory therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $51,405. The difference in pay between the respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 83%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,780 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $65,445 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Indianapolis

Respiratory Therapy
Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Indianapolis


There are 3 accredited respiratory therapy schools in the city. Many of Indianapolis' respiratory therapy professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Indianapolis


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

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Indianapolis


In 2010 approximately 49 students graduated from respiratory therapy courses.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Indianapolis, Indiana

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