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Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Norfolk, Virginia

The city of Norfolk has only one school where respiratory therapy faculty can find employment. The trends in Norfolk'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

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Respiratory Therapy Employment

Norfolk 500
Virginia 2,460

Exactly 500 of the 2,460 respiratory therapy professionals employed in Virginia, work in Norfolk. The number of respiratory therapy professionals in Norfolk has grown by 2% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Norfolk has also increased.

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Respiratory Therapy employment growth

2,510 2,440 2,400 2,480 2,460
490 500 470 530 500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Norfolk

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Norfolk

$46,780 $50,770 $53,160 $53,760 $55,240
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Norfolk
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Norfolk

In Norfolk, salaries for respiratory therapy professionals have increased. In 2010 respiratory therapy professionals in Norfolk reportedly earned an average salary of $55,240 per year. Respiratory therapy professionals in Norfolk made a yearly average salary of $46,780, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of respiratory therapy professionals in Norfolk is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Norfolk

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

Norfolk respiratory therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $55,170. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,850 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $70,010 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Norfolk

Respiratory Therapy
Health Science

On average respiratory therapy professionals in Norfolk earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Norfolk.

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Norfolk


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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Norfolk


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

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Norfolk


Approximately 18 students completed respiratory therapy courses in 2010.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Norfolk, Virginia

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