Respiratory Therapists treat patients that have difficulty breathing. They can examine the chest and check pulmonary functioning. Respiratory Therapists must have a medical degree and a license to practice.
How Much Does a Respiratory Therapist Make? ▼
Most Respiratory Therapists have an hourly pay of $30 in the United States.
The top 10 percent of make over $56 per hour.
The best-paid 25 percent make over $36/hour.
The lowest-paid 25 percent make under $25 an hour.
The bottom 10 percent make less than $23 hourly.