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Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Richlands, Virginia

In Richlands, there is only one respiratory therapy school where respiratory therapy faculty can find employment. The trends in Richlands' 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

Richlands Vs. Virginia Respiratory Therapy Employment

Richlands 140
Virginia 2,460

Exactly 140 of the 2,460 respiratory therapy professionals employed in Virginia, work in Richlands. Between 2006 and 2010, in Richlands, there has been a 7% decline in the number of respiratory therapy professionals. Overall employment in Richlands has increased.

Richlands Vs. Virginia Respiratory Therapy employment growth

2,510 2,440 2,400 2,480 2,460
150 140 120 No data 140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Richlands

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Richlands

$42,650 $44,120 $43,980 No data $44,870
$29,180 $30,340 $31,840 No data $33,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Richlands
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Richlands

As the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Richlands has shrunk, salaries for respiratory therapy professionals have increased. Richlands respiratory therapy professionals made $44,870 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for respiratory therapy professionals in Richlands was $42,650 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Richlands.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Richlands

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Respiratory therapy professionals make a median salary of $44,790 per year in Richlands. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,760 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $59,150 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Richlands

Respiratory Therapy
Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Richlands


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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Richlands


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

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Richlands


In 2010 approximately 15 students graduated from respiratory therapy courses.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Richlands, Virginia

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