Respiratory Therapy Technician Salary Information in Connecticut

The average annual and hourly salaries for respiratory therapy technicians in the state of Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of respiratory therapy technicians amongst Connecticut areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Respiratory Therapy Technicians in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,170
25th Percentile Wage
$37,770
50th Percentile Wage
$44,840
75th Percentile Wage
$53,120
90th Percentile Wage
$72,070

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for respiratory therapy technicians in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $72,070. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $44,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,170.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16.43
25th Percentile Wage
$18.16
50th Percentile Wage
$21.56
75th Percentile Wage
$25.54
90th Percentile Wage
$34.65

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for respiratory therapy technicians in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $34.65. The median hourly salary is $21.56. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16.43.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of respiratory therapy technicians from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201644,840-11.04%-47.59%
201549,7904.48%-
201447,560-36.86%-
201365,090-1.67%-
201266,180--


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