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Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Lancaster, California

The city of Lancaster has only one school 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 Lancaster, which includes respiratory therapy training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Lancaster Vs. California Respiratory Therapy Employment

Lancaster 3,820
California 13,400

Exactly 3,820 of California's 13,400 respiratory therapy professionals work in Lancaster. Between 2006 and 2010, in Lancaster, there has been a 8% growth in the number of respiratory therapy professionals. As the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Lancaster has increased, overall employment in Lancaster has also increased.

Lancaster Vs. California Respiratory Therapy employment growth

11,640 12,640 12,440 13,200 13,400
3,550 3,950 3,750 3,760 3,820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Lancaster

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Lancaster

$54,495 $58,170 $58,550 $60,215 $58,075
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Lancaster
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lancaster

As the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Lancaster has grown, salaries for respiratory therapy professionals have also increased. In 2010 respiratory therapy professionals in Lancaster reportedly earned an average salary of $58,075 per year. Respiratory therapy professionals in Lancaster made a yearly average salary of $54,495, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of respiratory therapy professionals in Lancaster is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Lancaster

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

Respiratory therapy professionals make a median salary of $59,155 per year in Lancaster. The difference in pay between the respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 76%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,170 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $74,025 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Lancaster

Respiratory Therapy
Health Science

On average respiratory therapy professional salaries in Lancaster are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Lancaster


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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Lancaster


Lancaster's respiratory therapy school offers one respiratory therapy degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Lancaster


In 2010 approximately 14 students completed respiratory therapy courses.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Lancaster, California

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