How much does a respiratory care practitioner make?
Respiratory Care Practitioners in the US make on average $75,048 annually or $36.08 hourly. While the top 10 percent make over $160,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $35,000. Health Care companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The top 5 states when it comes to Respiratory Care Practitioner salaries are North Dakota, South Dakota, Vermont, Minnesota, and Maine. Most Respiratory Care Practitioners spend 6.8 years in the position.