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Respiratory Therapy Schools
In Wichita, Kansas

Respiratory Therapy faculty can choose to work at only one respiratory therapy school in Wichita. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in respiratory therapy in the city of Wichita, which encompasses respiratory therapy training at the respiratory therapy associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Wichita Vs. Kansas Respiratory Therapy Employment

Wichita 270
Kansas 1,240

Of the 1,240 respiratory therapy professionals employed in Kansas, 270 work in Wichita. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of respiratory therapy professionals in Wichita has shrunk by 4%. Overall employment in Wichita has increased.

Wichita Vs. Kansas Respiratory Therapy employment growth

1,150 1,200 1,230 1,250 1,240
280 290 300 300 270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Wichita

Respiratory Therapy VS. All professions salaries in Wichita

$39,035 $40,010 $41,185 $47,220 $50,790
$35,760 $36,710 $38,350 $39,110 $39,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Respiratory Therapy in Wichita
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wichita

Salaries for respiratory therapy professionals in Wichita have increased. Wichita respiratory therapy professionals made $50,790 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for respiratory therapy professionals in Wichita was $39,035 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Wichita.

Salary percentiles for Respiratory therapy professionals in Wichita

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

Wichita respiratory therapy professionals earn a median yearly salary of $51,740. The 10% of respiratory therapy professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,280 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $61,730 per year.

Average Salaries for Respiratory therapy professionals and related professions in Wichita

Respiratory Therapy
Health Science

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

Educational Trends

Respiratory Therapy schools in Wichita


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

Respiratory Therapy Programs Offered In Wichita


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

Student Completed Respiratory Therapy Degrees In Wichita


Approximately 6 students graduated from respiratory therapy courses in 2010.

Respiratory Therapy Faculty Salaries in Wichita, Kansas

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