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Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Newark, New Jersey

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

Newark Vs. New Jersey Respiratory Therapy Employment

Newark 690
New Jersey 2,700

Exactly 690 of the 2,700 respiratory therapy professionals employed in New Jersey, work in Newark. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Newark has shrunk by 12%. As the employment for respiratory therapy professionals in Newark has decreased, overall employment in Newark has increased.

Newark Vs. New Jersey Respiratory Therapy employment growth

3,080 2,800 2,840 2,670 2,700
780 800 750 660 690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Newark

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Newark

$54,775 $55,715 $59,240 $62,235 $61,245
$47,640 $49,050 $50,680 $52,760 $53,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Newark
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Newark

Salaries for respiratory therapy professionals in Newark have increased. Newark respiratory therapy professionals made $61,245 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, respiratory therapy professionals in Newark made an average salary of $54,775 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Newark.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Newark

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

Respiratory therapy professionals make a median salary of $63,335 per year in Newark. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,775 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $76,555 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Newark

Respiratory Therapy
Health Science

Newark 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 Newark


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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Newark


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

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Newark


In 2010 approximately 35 students completed respiratory therapy courses.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Newark, New Jersey

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