FIND YOUR DEGREE is an advertising-supported site. Featured programs and school search results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.

Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Kansas City, Kansas

Respiratory Therapy faculty can choose to work at only one respiratory therapy school in Kansas City. The trends in Kansas City'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

Kansas City Vs. Kansas Respiratory Therapy Employment

Kansas City 1,060
Kansas 1,240

Exactly 1,060 of the 1,240 respiratory therapy professionals employed in Kansas, work in Kansas City. Between 2006 and 2010, in Kansas City, there has been a 3% growth in the number of respiratory therapy professionals. As the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Kansas City has increased, overall employment in Kansas City has also increased.

Kansas City Vs. Kansas Respiratory Therapy employment growth

1,150 1,200 1,230 1,250 1,240
1,030 1,050 1,110 1,100 1,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Kansas City

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Kansas City

$37,265 $39,080 $40,555 $42,135 $42,960
$39,400 $40,950 $42,340 $43,240 $44,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Kansas City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kansas City

As the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Kansas City has grown, salaries for respiratory therapy professionals have also increased. In 2010 Kansas City respiratory therapy professionals earned an average yearly salary of $42,960. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for respiratory therapy professionals in Kansas City was $37,265 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Kansas City.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Kansas City

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

Respiratory therapy professionals make a median salary of $41,955 per year in Kansas City. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,505 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 83% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Kansas City

Respiratory Therapy
Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Kansas City


Many of Kansas City's respiratory therapy professionals are graduates of the only accredited respiratory therapy school in the city.

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Kansas City


Kansas City's respiratory therapy schools offer 2 respiratory therapy degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Kansas City


In 2010 approximately 27 students graduated from respiratory therapy courses.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Kansas City, Kansas

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We are currently gathering data for the number of respiratory therapy faculty in Kansas City, growth in the field of respiratory therapy academia and respiratory therapy faculty salaries in Kansas City. Your anonymous submission of information regarding your career and salary will help us create a valuable career planning database for the benefit of respiratory therapy faculty at the associates degree in respiratory therapy level in Kansas City. Once you have submitted your information, you will be able to view a summary of some of the data we have collected so far.


Career Index

Your free online education database