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Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Sacramento, California

There is only one respiratory therapy school in Sacramento for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in respiratory therapy in the city of Sacramento, which encompasses respiratory therapy training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Sacramento Vs. California Respiratory Therapy Employment

Sacramento 660
California 13,400

Of the 13,400 respiratory therapy professionals employed in California, 660 work in Sacramento. Between 2006 and 2010, in Sacramento, there has been a 16% growth in the number of respiratory therapy professionals. Overall employment in Sacramento has decreased.

Sacramento Vs. California Respiratory Therapy employment growth

11,640 12,640 12,440 13,200 13,400
570 570 630 720 660
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Sacramento

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Sacramento

$53,685 $54,570 $64,720 $69,700 $74,030
$43,640 $45,010 $46,980 $48,580 $50,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Sacramento
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sacramento

In Sacramento, salaries for respiratory therapy professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $74,030 per year was earned by respiratory therapy professionals in Sacramento. The average salary for respiratory therapy professionals in Sacramento was $53,685 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Sacramento.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Sacramento

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

Respiratory therapy professionals in Sacramento make a median yearly salary of $75,920. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $57,560 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $91,540 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Sacramento

Respiratory Therapy
Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Sacramento


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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Sacramento


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

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Sacramento


Approximately 14 students completed respiratory therapy courses in 2010.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Sacramento, California

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